- May 31, 2013The Associated Press seeks an Editor for its Central Regional Desk in Chicago.
Editors on the Central Regional Desk edit and publish text from a 14-state region stretching from Michigan to the Dakotas and south to Texas. Desk editors are part of a dynamic, 24/7 operation and work with editors from photo, interactive design, video and broadcast to ensure AP owns coverage in all formats. Desk editors work closely with news editors and reporters in bureaus across the region to ensure AP content is accurate, well-written, packaged creatively and moves quickly. They ensure that urgent news is published promptly and accurately, while keeping an eye toward developing the story throughout the news cycle and beyond. They work on stories at both the state and national level, and in different formats, opening up multiple AP and industry career paths. Work during the afternoon, evenings and on weekends is standard and required for this position.
For qualification requirements and to apply, go to: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH09/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=AP&cws=1&rid=2772