Chief Producer / copy desk, The Tennessean, Nashville
- The Tennessean is seeking an experienced person to assist the news editor in overseeing the work of the universal desk, which produces edited copy and other content for print and online. This manager will consistently apply a high level of judgment in processing content in a way that meets audience and brand goals The Tennessean. The Chief Producer helps manage producers, coach staff, helps edit and slot copy, writes and vets headlines, ensures timely digital delivery of content, handles schedules and helps proof work.
The ideal candidate will have a college degree and at least five years previous journalism experience(including editing and writing headlines) at a daily news operation. Previous management experience is preferred. This job requires technical proficiency and understanding of all The Tennessean's platforms. This individual should regularly demonstrate a high level of innovation and leadership. Strong editing skills relating to all types of news, features and sports content are critical. Excellent knowledge of potential libel issues is essential.
Apply online at http://tennessean.iapplicants.com/ViewJob-142809.html