Opening soon for experienced editor for Oklahoma City area weekly. Must have excellent writing, design and editing skills and great “nose” for news. Should be very comfortable and capable of covering all phases of city government, including city council, administration, and all boards, commissions and agencies, including police and fire. Will know the ins and outs of covering all aspects of local schools, elections, county and state issues impacting our coverage area, community organizations and all other typical news and feature stories great community newspapers publish in crisp clear fashion. Will be responsible for laying out interesting, attention grabbing pages, meeting deadlines, maintaining our online presence and working with rest of news team, stringers, department heads and our readers. Need good photo skills and be well versed in In-Design, PhotoShop, and other traditional software. If you are a rookie, disorganized, easily overwhelmed, or are burned out or burning out as an editor/journalist, don’t apply for this fast paced position. In your response, please state your salary expectations.
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Posted on Thu, August 23, 2012
by Morgan Browne