Waterbury daily seeks Life and Work editor
New times in our industry require new thinking about newsroom roles. The Republican-American of Waterbury, Conn. seeks a Life and Work editor.
This multi-platform editor plans, edits and produces features and business sections for our print edition and for rep-am.com. A Business and Quality of Life reporter reports directly to you, as does an assistant editor and award-winning features writer.
Topics are wide-ranging: arts, entertainment, personal finance, working life, economy. All relate in some way to our readers’ daily lives. Your job is to make it fun, meaningful, useful, engaging.
Layout experience required. Experience with Word Press, front-line editing, managing multi-platform news a plus. Schedule is M-F with at least one Sunday manning the local desk monthly.
Send portfolio, letter about why you’re the best candidate for this job to firstname.lastname@example.org with LIFE AND WORK EDITOR in the subject line.