Managing Editor

City:  Okeene, OK
Newspaper:  Trail Miller Co., LLC
Salary:  Negotiable base salary plus incentive and bonuses pay with some benefits based on experience
Job Description:  Trail Miller Co. LLC is seeking a managing editor for The Okeene Record and The Canton Times in Okeene & Canton Oklahoma (one position oversees both papers). The editor will be responsible for reporting on all aspects of the companies Okeene and Canton community markets including hard news, features, enterprise stories and investigative pieces. In addition the position will require copy editing and pagination work (laying out and design of the paper) as well as working with our local advertisers and our advertising sales staff. Qualified candidates should have a degree in journalism/mass communications or a related field (Agriculture Communications). Preference will be given to those with experience in reporting and editing pursuant to AP style guidelines as well as those that possess experience with Adobe Creative Suite software including InDesign CS5.5 and Photoshop. Experience with InDesign CS software is required. The Managing Editor will work with our reporters and other staff and must be a team player. Our company is looking to expand and we want to find a career driven person that can help our company grow.

Contact: Interested applicants should submit a resume and professional writing clips to Managing Publisher Paul Laubach at or call Paul at (405) 664-7743