North Platte Telegraph

North Platte , NE

Copy Editor/Page Designer

North Platte Telegraph
North Platte, NE Full-time
Posted on October 26, 2019

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The North Platte Telegraph is looking for a detail-oriented wordsmith with a passion for polishing reporter's stories and designing clean, readable pages. Candidates ideally will have a degree in journalism or a related field, or previous newspaper editing experience. 

Responsibilities will include editing local stories for the daily paper and website, selecting wire stories, and designing section fronts and inside pages for the print edition. Copy editors also post stories to the paper's website and on social media. 

Skills needed include: 

-Strong grammar, punctuation and grammar skills.

-Knowledge of AP style.

-Experience in inDesign or similar page design programs.

-Ability to meet deadlines and juggle multiple assignments while maintaining a professional attitude. 

If you thrive in a fast-paced workplace, you'll feel right at home here. Hours are 3 p.m. - midnight and will include Saturday shifts. Starting pay $26,000-27,000. A comprehensive benefits package is included. 

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