Yuma Sun seeking Copy Editors and Page Designers
Copy Editor/Page Designers
If you have a passion for words, visual storytelling and community journalism, you are exactly the type of person we are seeking to join our team as a copy editor/page designer at the Yuma Sun in Yuma, Ariz. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing news pages, including section fronts, and writing headlines. This person also will edit locally produced and wire services copy. We play a very active role in our Web site, YumaSun.com, and our ideal candidate will be able to craft smart, witty social media postings. Our candidate must have either a Bachelor’s degree in journalism or English or an equivalent education. Newspaper experience or related work experience is also desirable. The candidate must also be able to work evening and weekend shifts.
To apply for the copy editor/page designer position, send a cover letter, resume (which must include at least three references), and design samples to: Roxanne Molenar, Editor, Yuma Sun, 2055 Arizona Avenue. Yuma, AZ 85364, or email them to RMolenar@yumasun.com. For more information, please call 928-539-6862.