Editor (Overnight)

Seeking professional editor with specific experience supervising writers to oversee team that can identify and generate original content for overnight and early morning operation of leading news website. Editor will lead team in their task to identify, assign and turn stories that matter for our online audience, with a particular emphasis on building a bank of original content that sets the agenda for our early morning coverage and presentation. Must have not just excellent line editing skills, but the ability to turn everyday headlines and copy into smart, sharp, SEO-friendly content.

Requirements

  • Five years daily journalism experience, with proven experience supervising writers
  • Proven news judgment, with a particular ability to find original stories hidden in otherwise generic wire and other copy
  • Experience in training and developing young journalistic talent
  • Ability to work write striking, effective SEO headlines; experience in social media
  • Ability to work well under high-pressure environment both alone, and in a team

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