The Day, an award-winning small daily newspaper in New London, CT, (a beautiful, waterfront city in an area with tons of beaches and lots of history) seeks a multiplatform copy editor. Duties include editing and laying out pages, both daily and advance; copy editing print and online content; enforcing The Day’s news policies and style; being trained to back up other designers and copy editors; posting online content and breaking news throughout the day; participating in the morning news meeting and helping lay out a plan for that day’s website; helping plan daily and Sunday space needs for print. Qualifications required: Two years’ journalism experience. Must have strong editing and page layout skills. Prior copy editing experience strongly desired and familiarity with InDesign and Associated Press Stylebook preferred. Photo editing a plus. Must be comfortable with evolving digital publishing technology. Must be willing to work nights and weekends and some holidays, embrace multitasking and work as part of a team.
To join us, submit a cover letter and resume to:
The Day Publishing Company
P.O. Box 1231, New London, CT 06320
ATTN: Human Resources
Fax: (860) 443-6322
Visit us: www.theday.com