Copy Editor / Web Producer
The Sun Journal is seeking a full-time copy editor and web producer for its small but mighty universal copydesk in Lewiston, Maine. You will be responsible for editing stories on deadline; creating crisp and engaging page designs; writing accurate and compelling headlines; curating content for websites and promoting that content on social media channels. You should expect to work primarily in-office with some flexibility, as well as some night, weekend and holiday shifts.
Who We Need is a talented, passionate individual who believes in the mission of local award-winning journalism. Do you have eagle-eyed copy-editing skills, a sense of humor, ability to stay calm, cool and collected under pressure with solid news judgment, capacity to roll with rapid change, produce with urgency, and write clear, accurate, compelling, persuasive copy? Then you might have what it takes to join our team of powerful journalists. It is our job to stay ahead of the pack, clearly communicate the facts, and stay true to our community journalism roots with a digital first mentality. This role is a strong combination of big-picture, strategic thinking, and quick, time-sensitive, focused communication across multiple deliverables. Our work impacts people’s lives every day, requiring dedication, innovation, drive… are you up for the challenge?
Our Benefits include a comprehensive benefit package: medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance options; 401(k) with company match; paid holidays, vacation and sick time.
Our Culture is respectful, inclusive, curious, collaborative, accountable and we promote safety.
If you are interested, please submit a cover letter and resume to:
Sun Media Group
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 4400
Lewiston, Me 04243-4400 Email: Humanresources@sunjournal.com