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Content Editor at Hearst Capital Region

Posted in Art 30+ days ago.

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Type: Part-Time
Location: Albany, New York

Job Description:

The Times Union Editorial Department has an immediate opening for  a part-time, Content Editor. We’re looking for a diligent reader with daily newspaper desk experience or similar work background. Strong copy editing skills and the ability to work and edit in multiple platforms and systems are required. The best candidates also will have a working knowledge of current events, geography, spelling and grammar.  Experience in page assembly and in sports copy editing is a plus.


Basic duties include editing local and wire copy for both online and print publication, writing headlines and captions, and proofing pages.


Hours will likely include evenings and at least one weekend shift and are subject to change.


Salary: $830.34 per week. 

The Times Union is a division of Hearst and is the largest media company in New York's Capital Region. We offer a full slate of benefits including medical and dental coverage; flexible spending accounts; paid vacation and sick leave; 401K; pension plan; adoption benefits and tuition assistance.