Date Posted May 01, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education High School Diploma
Job Status Part-time
Salary $20,000 to $25,000
Website http://www.taosnews.com

Description:

The Taos News is looking for a part-time Magazine Editor for a 10,000-circulation, family-owned weekly newspaper located in beautiful Taos, New Mexico.

Looking for an efficient multi-tasker, who is a stickler for details and for meeting deadlines, to lead production of up to 20 special sections to include story and photo selection, assignments, writing and editing.

The position involves choosing fresh content for annual magazines, assigning stories, editing, writing stories, selecting artwork, and working closely with the lead designer on layouts. Requirements: Three years experience in the journalism field; strong writing, editing and organizational skills; experience working with freelancers; adept in Photoshop and InDesign; and willingness to work in a team setting. Candidate must have strong writing/editing skills and web/social media experience. Mac, NewsEdit Pro background a plus. This is a part-time position with paid vacation.

Come live, work and play in one of New Mexico's most beautiful cities with a thriving arts community and unlimited outdoor recreation opportunities. The Taos News was voted the best weekly newspaper in the United States by the National Newspaper Association in In 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011 and 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2020.

Email a resume, and three writing samples to Taylor Hood, Editor, editor@taosnews.com. No phone calls, please.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.