Job ID: 148865270
We're looking for a detail-oriented copy editor with experience in page layout to fill out our copy desk. The candidate should be able to demonstrate proficiency in InDesign, be well-versed in AP style, write clear and engaging headlines and have a love for following news and current events. We're looking for someone with a positive disposition and who loves being part of a team. The ideal candidate would have at least three years of experience on the desk of a daily newspaper. This position is a night shift (3 p.m. to midnight) with some weekend work.
To apply, send a resume, cover letter and examples of your writing or design to editor Bob Miller at click to view <mailto:click to view>. Please write "copy desk" in the subject line of the email. Cape Girardeau is a charming river city in the Midwest, located about halfway between St. Louis and Memphis. It includes a bustling downtown on the riverfront with lots of options for culture, shopping and eating.