Senior Content Editor

The Morning Call

Allentown, Pennsylvania

Date Posted May 11, 2022
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website http://www.mcall.com

Description:

Overview

The Morning Call in Allentown, Pa., is looking for a Senior Content Editor to help us grow audience across all of our digital platforms as well as print and mobile. The Senior Content Editor is responsible for supervising and developing reporters in the following areas of focus: Growth and Development, Education, Health Care and Urban Affairs.
 The Senior Content Editor is responsible for assigning, editing and enhancing audience-focused content, from breaking news to enterprise and investigative stories to newsletters. This includes working directly with reporters, visual journalists and database journalists on content development and execution, editing text and writing compelling headlines.
 We work remotely, but communicate multiple times daily with direct reports via Slack messages, phone calls, and meetings. This is a remote position, so relocation may not be necessary but gaining knowledge of the Lehigh Valley and understanding our audience would be required of a successful candidate.  

Responsibilities 
 

You will work in a fast-paced newsroom that requires all editors to juggle multiple responsibilities on any given day. Key responsibilities will include planning, writing and editing stories for our print and digital products.
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 Requirements
 

The Morning Call is located in the Lehigh Valley in northcentral Pa., and is part of the Tribune Publishing Company. The Lehigh Valley is ideally located 60 miles north of Philadelphia and 90 miles west of New York City. If you'd like to join our team, please send a resume and cover letter to Mike Miorelli, Editor-in-Chief, at mmiorelli@mcall.com.

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