News Editor

Company: 
Eugene Daily News
City: 
Eugene
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OR
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Eugene Daily News is growing rapidly and we’re looking for talented young writers/editors to build our site around. Over our years of development, we’ve had incredibly successful sports and entertainment sections. Now, we want to do the same with our news coverage.

Job Responsibilities: Responsibilities will include daily rewrites of the top stories in Lane County, possibly including our “morning headlines” that are published every morning. Multiple quick articles (150-400 words) will be expected each day and weekly profiles as well. This will go along with a weekly column that will be discussed between the newly assigned news editor and staff.

What is Expected: We are looking for an editor with ample experience writing. Previous jobs in editing is not required, but preferred. Being able to conduct interviews, hit deadlines, make weekly meetings and perform other journalist tasks is a must.

Earnings for this position will be on a case-by-case basis (initially unpaid).

Deadline:  Until position is filled

Application Instructions: Provide a resume, 250-500 word cover letter and at least two pieces of sample writing (could be a submission to the site). Submissions should be emailed to kelly.asay@eugenedailynews.com.

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