Date Posted January 08, 2022
Industry TV Jobs
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Job Description

  • Demonstrate sound editorial judgment, including an understanding of institutional guidelines on ethics, tone and subject matter.
  • Edit stories for clarity, accuracy, readability, content, style and grammar for the daily newspaper, website and magazines.
  • Provide feedback to reporters on performance and make suggestions on sources or additional facts needed for stories.
  • Work with Texas digital team to make sure content is optimized for organic search and social engagement, and mentor the editorial staff on best practices.
  • Aid in speaking to a targeted audience for newsletters, social communities and the website.
  • Stay in tune with emerging digital trends and experiment rapidly in the digital space.
  • Be flexible in a changing, fast-paced environment and fill in for reporting vacancies as needed
  • Interact and partner with editors, reporters and managers across Hearst Community Newspapers’ growing team
  • Passionate about covering community news and being part of the community we serve.
  • Good communicator able to assist in fostering a strong newsroom mission and culture.
  • Must be able to thrive in a rapidly changing and uncharted media environment.
  • Availability to work some nights and weekends

Other requirements (if you don’t have these exact qualifications, tell me how what you do have makes up for it):

  • 3 years of newsroom experience
  • Management experience
  • Experience with content management systems
  • Dexterity with a variety of social media platforms
  • Knowledge of AP style
  • Understanding of digital analytics
  • Must have a current driver’s license or the ability to get one