Editor

City:  Henryetta, Okla.
Newspaper:  Henryetta Free-Lance
Salary:  Negotiable
Job Description:  The Henryetta Free-Lance, an OPA Award-winning bi-weekly newspaper, is seeking a full-time editor. The editor is responsible for building the editorial package of the newspaper and must have superior time-management, organizational and people skills.
The editor is responsible for writing and photographing a wide variety of news, including city council and school board meetings, breaking news, community events, columns, and features. The editor will also be responsible for monitoring and creating an audience for the newspaper's website, new IOS/Android APP and growing social media presence.
Applicants should have a desire to generate local news and must be proficient in AP style and Microsoft Word.
Experience in photography and photoshop is preferred.
Benefits include two-weeks vacation, mileage and cell phone reimbursement, and partially-paid health insurance.
The small-staffed newsroom is located in the heart of downtown Henryetta. The hours are generally Monday-Friday, 8-4:30; however, the editor will also be required to cover some evening and weekend meetings and events.
Contact: Please email resume and clips to Jeff Mayo, Publisher, at jeff@cookson.news