Overview

Star Media Group Copy Editor Full Time in Toronto, ON

Star Media Group

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Copy Editor
Location:
Toronto, ON

Strong display writing skills. Writing compelling heads, decks and display copy. Metro is looking for an experienced, energetic and creative self-starter to…

Metro is looking for an experienced, energetic and creative self-starter to join our talented editorial team as a Copy Editor. Reporting to the Managing Editor, Night, the successful candidate will work on News pages, and other pages as assigned. Working Sunday through Thursday, the right candidate will be responsible for:

What you will do:
Layout and copy editing of assigned pages for all English-language markets on tight deadlines

Monitoring the wire services for any breaking news

Proofreading and editing all pages for which the candidate is responsible before going to press

Writing compelling heads, decks and display copy

Taking on a variety of editorial tasks, as assigned

Provide alternatives for layout to maximize the effect of content

Requirements

Who you are:
Minimum 3 years newspaper experience in layout and copy editing

Experience in page design

Post secondary education in journalism or related field

Strong display writing skills

Experience in copy editing and proofing

Expertise in InDesign

Knowledge of CP style

Ability to work to tight deadlines

Effective problem-solving skills

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-17
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