Seeking a full-time page designer/copy editor to help us continue to be Northwest Arkansas' premier source of news and information. The winning candidate will primarily design pages for daily publication, including news and special sections, as well as online extra pages for our e-edition. Some page design for the weekly publications may be required as well.
This person will need to write eye-catching headlines and make decisions on how news reports are played on a page to increase impact and readership and performs other duties as assigned.
Meeting deadlines is a must, as is experience in editing and Adobe InDesign. Basic journalism knowledge and knowledge of AP style are also required. Experience in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop is helpful.
Position is primarily nights and can include weekends.
Experience at a local daily newspaper preferred, but experiences in a weekly or monthly publication or entry-level applicants will be considered.
The job requires sitting for extended periods while looking at a lighted computer monitor under deadline stress. Candidate may be allowed to work some shifts from home.
This position answers to the news editor.
Send resumes and examples of work to:
Page Designer Position
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