Designer/Copy Editor

City: Springdale, Arkansas
Newspaper: Northwest Arkansas Newspapers/Arkansas Democrat Gazette
Salary: negotiable
Job Description: Designer/Copy Editor
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette has an immediate opening on its Northwest Arkansas news copy and design desk. The ideal candidate will have the ability to comb state, regional, national and international copy for errors of style, grammar and content while stringently adhering to both AP and house style; a talent for crafting snappy and accurate headlines; and a natural and trained eye for attractive design of wire news, state/regional and 1A/jumps pages. Working knowledge of Baseview NewsEditPro and Adobe InDesign software a must. Bachelor’s degree in journalism and at least one year of daily newspaper experience preferred. Hours include nights and weekends.
Contact: Send resume and clips to: Designer/Copy Editor Position
James Gilzow, Senior News Editor, Northwest Arkansas edition, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, 2560 N. Lowell Road, Springdale, AR 72765,