Assistant City Editor

Charlottesville, VA, USA Req #4531
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
The Charlottesville Daily Progress is seeking an assistant city editor. This position reports directly to the editor, and will be responsible for line editing daily and long-form copy, helping reporters pursue leads and craft well-researched, engaging stories, proofing pages and overseeing the final approval of the broadsheet. The position requires strong copy and content editing skills, an eye for design, and dedication to the importance of daily news. As assistant city editor, you will be asked to work night and weekend shifts, guiding the paper’s most critical editions to print. The position includes responsibility for posting stories to the digital edition, as well as disseminating stories over social media. Expertise in AP style is a must. Submit cover letter and resume to arichardson@dailyprogress.com.

EOE.

Other details

  • Job Family News
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required Yes
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
  • Charlottesville, VA, USA