City Editor

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
City Editor
Company: 
The Paris News
Email: 
austin.lewter@theparisnews.com
Location: 
Paris, Texas

he Paris News, an award winning, six day afternoon daily located in Northeast Texas is seeking an experienced city editor to join and help lead a strong staff of reporters. The News is a legendary local newspaper focused on print and digital hyper local coverage of all things Lamar County. We are looking for our next great team member with great news judgement. You should be detail oriented, creative and a team player.

The city editor should have newsroom experience, must be an exceptional copy editor, headline writer and proficient page designer.

The ideal candidate must also ensure breaking news is posted to the the appropriate digital channels in a timely manner, oversee page design, and assist the managing editor with news budgets and scheduling personnel. Some Saturday evening shifts will be required with this position.

If you fit this description, we need to talk.

We offer competetive compensation, a generous benefits package and paid time off.

To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, work samples and salary requirements to Managing Editor Austin Lewter at austin.lewter@theparisnews.com.

Candidates must be able to successfully complete a background check and drug screen.