Copy Editor Naples Daily News, Naples, Florida
- Primary Function:
Produce pages and non-breaking web posting for the Naples Daily News newspaper and their niche products, including design, presentation, picture selection, copy editing, captions and headline writing.
â¢ Possess a clear sense of mission, a written-word savvy and design/presentation style that increases the integrity of all news products that come through the center.
â¢ Present the news clearly and on time with as few errors as possible.
â¢ Ensure all product deadlines and quality standards are met.
â¢ Produce pages with an eye to limiting errors and inaccuracies, good headline writing, play of stories, photo/graphic presentation, and consistent deadline performance.
â¢ Respond to concerns or suggestions from supervisors about story play, presentation, headlines, etc
Experience and Skills:
â¢ At least 2 years daily newspaper editorial experience preferred.
â¢ Demonstrated ability in line editing, copy editing, headline writing, picture editing and publication design.
â¢ Understanding and operational fluency of contemporary newspaper technology (Saxotech experience preferred) and front-end system interaction with wire services, syndicated feeds, online CMS system, etc.
Please go to www.scripps.com/careers, and select requisition #4061