News Producer – KCRA is searching for a news producer to include input on daily news coverage, line producing and writing. The producer will also work closely with the technical and marketing teams. The job requires a creative person who understands how to put a newscast together based on the needs and expectations of our viewers. They must communicate clearly, work well with others and be effective under the pressures of a live television newscast. In addition, candidates must be Web savvy and will be responsible for producing content for KCRA.com. Applicants should have experience with tight deadlines covering breaking news and hard news. Interested and qualified applicants should send a link to their most recent work or a DVD of a newscast to email@example.com.
Copy Editor/ Page Designer - The Steamboat Pilot & Today and Craig Daily Press — award-winning community newspapers in beautiful Northwest Colorado — are seeking a copy editor/page designer to join their four-person, universal desk. They offer competitive salary and benefits. Strong line-editing skills and experience with Adobe InDesign and Illustrator is required. This is an evening shift. The workload is demanding, but you will learn quickly and have the opportunity to work on all sections of the papers, as well as special sections, magazines and Websites. Special consideration is given to applicants with online experience. If you are interested in working for award-winning newspapers in a great community featuring one of North America's best ski resorts, e-mail your cover letter, resume and references to Assistant Editor Nicole Miller at nmiller@SteamboatToday.com or mail them to P.O. Box 774827, Steamboat Springs, CO, 80477. We want to fill this position quickly, so the ability to move to Colorado in a short time frame is a must. No phone calls, please.
Editor/ Publisher – Chicago Reporter, an award-winning investigative publication with a focus on race and poverty, is looking to hire and editor/publisher. The editor will develop the editorial vision and direction for the publication and provide oversight of senior editors, as well as leadership of all editorial operations. The editor will also hire, recruit, plan the budget, serve as the spokesperson for the media, and lead fundraising activities. The candidate must have a minimum of 10 years experience in journalism with knowledge and experience in the digital world. A demonstrated interest in investigative reporting is important. Special consideration will go to candidates who know Chicago and its neighborhoods, issues, history, politics and racial dynamics. Applicants should also have knowledge of and comfort with a variety of fundraising techniques and standards. Applications are due by March 8, 2013. Applications should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, please visit http://www.chicagoreporter.com/editor-publisher.