Title: Copy Editor
Company: Oregonian Media Group
Location: Portland, OR
This is a prime opportunity for a professional with a few years of copy editing experience to join a top-notch news organization with an eye on the future. You'll enjoy an energetic, collaborative culture that prides itself on innovation, and be part of a talented and creative team dedicated to excellence. You will concentrate on our print products, but could work on digital publications in the future, so you should be open to new challenges. We are proactive about helping our people develop professionally and, once you have proven yourself in this role, you might develop the skills to pursue a variety of career paths (curating, pagination, design, etc.) as Oregonian Media Group evolves.
To be a good fit for the Copy Editor opportunity you will have:
A bachelor's degree in journalism or a relevant combination of education and experience.
Solid experience copy editing in a newsroom.
A strong understanding of Associated Press (AP) style.
Excellent grammar and spelling skills, with exceptional attention to detail.
The ability to write creative, eye-catching headlines.
The ability to balance efficient and accurate editing with a quick turnaround time.
Pagination, curation and/or news editing experience would be a strong advantage.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
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Oregonian Media Group is a new, digitally focused media company that will launch on October 1, 2013 to expand news and information products in Oregon and Southwest Washington. Beginning October 1, the new company will operate OregonLive.com and publish The Oregonian and its related print products.
Oregonian Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, physical or mental impairment, sexual orientation or any other category protected under federal, state or local law.
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