Writing Jobs 8.13.11


** Openings at the Reuters/Chicago bureau: Insightful and enterprising senior grains correspondent (Job #NEW00002305) who can cover all aspects of the U.S. agricultural story, from corn crop development in Iowa to hedge fund trading in Chicago, telling the untold stories of the world’s top grain supplier to a global audience; must serve two sets of readers, writing stories that are sufficiently sophisticated and up-to-date for global grain traders who want a head start on the next big play, while intriguing an broad enough to stand as front page news for a well-informed financial reader; should initiate and produce ahead-of-the-curve analysis and enterprise stories that mix both anecdote and hard data to build narratives that are compelling, unique and multimedia-rich; should be as comfortable with investigative reporting as spot news and be able to switch quickly from source-building to writing the day’s big spot story; apply online at https://toc.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobapply.ftl?lang=en&job=new00002305

Energetic and self-driven reporter (Job #NEW00002388) to cover the nation’s multi-billion dollar livestock markets, spanning the futures and physical markets and everything in between; must be creative in delivering stories to a diverse clientele that ranges from those involved in the daily trading of livestock to money managers; must be able to provide breaking news as well as in-depth analyses on market trends to how economics affects the demand for mat; must create numerous contacts, help raise the profile of Reuters’ reporting in the area, be a team player and work well under pressure; experience in covering the grain markets will be beneficial; apply online at https://toc.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=NEW00002388 EOE (9/12)

— Dow Jones Newswires/Chicago seeks a reporter (Job #000100733) to cover the airline and aerospace industry beats who can work extensively in cooperation with colleagues in Washington, overseas and with the Wall Street Journal; will lead DJ coverage of the aerospace and defense sectors, including Boeing, break news on the corporate performance of these companies and analyze broader signals they provide for domestic and global economies; must know the financial markets, including corporate finance, application should include five clips, a resume and pitches for two news stories and one feature idea. Apply online at http://careers.newscorp.com/Job/Details/1164 EOE (9/1)

— GateHouse News Service (Downers Grove, IL) seeks a skilled and creative page designer who can create tab and broadsheet pages for its weekly features, such as its Health, Food and NASCAR pages and monthly/quarterly niche products such as Family, Bride and Home & Garden; will also wok on prototypes and templates for GateHouse newspaper redesigns and other special project work as needed; proficiency in Quark, InDesign and Photoshop as well as content management systems is a must, while experience with special sections or magazines is a plus, along with skills in photography and illustration. Send online portfolio (or links) to Lisa Glowinski, executive editor, at lglowinski@corp.gatehousemedia.com. EOE (8/22)

— Reuters seeks stringers in state capitols on big stories, including Springfield, IL; Lansing, MI; Jefferson City, MO; Frankfort, KY; St. Paul, MN; Pierre, SD; and Bismarck, ND; the ideal candidate would be someone who is already working as a reporter for a non-competing news service at the capital and would like to pick up some extra money supplying Reuters a story you’re already doing. For additional information, contact Mary Wisniewski, Reuters/Chicago bureau, at (312) 408-8731 or by e-mailing mary.wisniewski@thomsonreuters.com. EOE (Indef.)

— Patch.com/Iowa seeks local editors for West Des Moines, Urbandale, Johnston, Cedar Rapids, Cedar Falls and Dubuque who are tasked with reporting, writing, editing, assigning, taking pictures and video, maintaining an events calendar and a database of local business listings, getting users involved and acting as liaison with important community figures; must assure that the sites provide trusted news and information and can drive the region’s sites to become a landmark in their communities, identifying and developing deep ties/visibility/strategic partnerships in the communities you serve; must have a firm grasp of AP style, understand SEO, analyze regional site traffic reports and make decisions based on them, demonstrate an eye for talent and an appreciation for and the ability to train and mentor young journalists. Apply online at https://sjobs.brassring.com/1033/asp/tg/cim_searchresults.asp?partnerid=25237&siteid=5438&AgentID=9936406&codes=WPAT&Function=runquery

** The Associated Press/Lexington, KY seeks a sports reporter with at least five years daily newspaper experience who can take over and build beats covering college spots, including the high-profile Kentucky, Louisville and Western Kentucky programs; must also cover horse racing, motorsports and other sports; must have a track record of building reliable sources, breaking news, writing accurate and compelling game copy on deadline, delivering smart enterprise that shows ownership of a beat/team/sports and can provide or arrange for content on other platforms. Apply online at http://ap.contacthr.com/20794834

** The Associated Press/Charlotte, NC seeks a sports reporter with at least five years full-time daily newspaper experience who can tae over and build beats covering sports in the state that will include two pro teams (Panthers and Bobcats), NASCAR and golf; must have a track record of building sources, breaking news, writing accurate and compelling game copy on deadline, delivering smart enterprise that shows ownership of a beat, team or sports, can set the agenda for the top sports news in North Carolina, can get the scoop without sacrificing quality, is a good planner, can juggle multiple assignments, is comfortable with the growing demand for content in multiple formats and can either provide it or arrange for it; should be comfortable using social media tools. Apply online at http://ap.contacthr.com/20777874


— The Chicago Tribune seeks an accomplished business editor (Job #20111-18586) who has strong news judgment, has a proven ability to conceptualize and deliver great stories, has well-honed organizational skills, has clear leadership potential, has a passionate interest in business news, has a talent for supervising and encouraging reporters so they can do their best work and can cover the world of business from a Chicago perspective; must support this broad mission with intensity and grace. Apply online at www.tribune.com

** Better Government Association (Chicago) investigative reporter (see BGA listing under “other”). EOE (9/11)

— The Kane County Chronicle (Geneva, IL) seeks a dynamic reporter for its feature pages, highlighting the dining and entertainment scene; must have experience in pagination, be skilled with InDesign and Photoshop, have good organizational skills, be outgoing and have a record of working well under deadline pressure; the ability to shoot and edit video using iMovie and/or FinalCut is a plus. Resume and a letter that explains your credentials to the Shaw Suburban Media HR Dept., attn: Features Reporter/Designer, Box 250, Crystal Lake, IL 60039 or e-mail editorialrecruitment@shawsuburban.com. EOE (8/30)

— The Morris (IL) Daily Herald seeks a copy editor-page designer/reporter who has experience in composing visually-appealing and reader-friendly pages in both newspaper and magazine formats, can marry the written word and photographs with info boxes and other elements in the most effective way on a given page, can work well under deadline pressure, knows AP style/InDesign/Photoshop, can crop and format visually appealing photos, can shoot visually appealing photos on occasion, can write captivating headlines and can write well-developed and detailed stories that focus on the people involved in the events and activities going on in the community as well as the vents themselves. Apply to the Herald HR Dept., Box 749, Morris, IL 60450, fax (815) 942-0988 or apply online at http://www.shawmedia.com/job_details.php?job_id=157

— The DeKalb (IL) Daily Chronicle and the Kane County Chronicle (Geneva, IL) seek a copy editor/page designer who can make stories better, identify structural and factual errors, write headlines that engage the reader, design clean and easy-to-navigate pages, possess solid news judgment and can do it all for print and the Web for two papers nightly; must know AP style, excel on deadline and be willing to work nights and weekends; InDesign background is a plus. Three design samples and three examples of good copy editing to the Shaw Suburban Media HR Dept., attn: Copy editor/DeKalb, 1586 Barber Greene Rd., DeKalb, IL 60115 or e-mail editorialrecruitment@shawsuburban.com. EOE (9/5)

— The Jacksonville (IL) Journal-Courier seeks a GA photographer (Job #11002230001) who has a keen eye for intriguing and compelling photography, can tell a story through pictures and knows computer photo editing and Canon photo equipment; prior professional experience preferred. Apply online at http://www.freedom.com/jobs/job_info.asp?id=2253

— The LaSalle (IL) NewsTribune seeks a sports writer who can cover anything and everything high school-related; must be a solid writer, have the ability to find angles that don’t show up in a box score, can write features and columns, occasionally cover the pros and perform weekly layout shifts; Quark experience is desired. Work samples and resume to Linda Kleczewski, 426 Second St., LaSalle, IL 61301. No faxes or e-mail. EOE (9/5)

— The Rock Island (IL) Argus and Moline (IL) Dispatch seek an energetic and deadline-driven reporter who can make a difference in the competitive Quad Cities market; must be personable and community oriented, responsible, well-organized, self-starting, work well with editors, and is driven to be first with well-crafted and accurate stories that matter to Quad Cities readers. Send resume and references via e-mail to humanresources@qconline.com, with a subject line of reporter. EOE (9/5)

— The Paris (IL) Beacon-News seeks a sports writer who can shoot great action photos, can develop strong relationships with local HS coaches, has good time management skills, and can be nice to the moms of Little Leaguers and volleyball players; there will be some spot news duties and familiarity with InDesign, InCopy, Photoshop and an eye for detail are helpful; the successful candidate must hit the ground running. Clips and resume to Dean Curtis, ME, 218 N. Main St., Paris, IL 61944, fax (217) 465-5078 or e-mail dcurtis@parisbeacon.com. EOE (8/22)

— The alt-weekly Illinois Times (Springfield, IL) seeks a versatile and experienced reporter who believes in fiercely independent journalism that makes a difference, believes that challenging readers is part of the job description, can work fast, can dig up dirt, can turn a phrase, can deliver a punch line, can contribute several stories a week for its news section and longer magazine-style cover stories as well for a staff that is small but mighty; must be a team player. Three clips, resume and a letter describing your experience/interest/ability to work with the staff to the Times editor, 1320 S. State St., Springfield, IL 62704 or e-mail reportersearch@illinoistimes.com. No calls. EOE (9/5)

— The Decatur (IL) Herald & Review seeks an ambitious GA reporter who can tackle almost any subject, can provide lively features for news and feature sections and has some experience covering breaking news and a eat. Six clips and resume to Dave Dawson, ME, 601 E. William St., Decatur, IL 62523 or e-mail ddawson@herald-review.com. EOE (9/5)

— The Madison County Record (Edwardsville, IL) seeks an enterprising and aggressive reporter who can cover civil court action in both Madison and St. Clair Counties. Resume to Ann Knef, editor, at eaknef@gmail.com. EOE (8/15)

— Openings at the Randolph County Herald Tribune (Chester, IL): news and sports reporter/photographer who is well-organized, can meet deadlines, can produce accurate copy, is flexible, can work any shift and knows Quark, Photoshop and Word; the paper will train the right person. Send clips, photo samples (or Web links), resume and a letter telling why you would be a great reporter to Carrie Myers, ME, Box 269, Chester,, IL 62233 or e-mail tribuneeditor@verizon.net. EOE (8/19)

— The Milwaukee (WI) Daily Reporter seeks an experienced and aggressive reporter who has a curious nature and a skeptical eye for a newspaper that offers statewide coverage of legislative activities, business and construction; must thrive under a daily deadline crunch, have strong writing skills, no AP style and want to join a strong news team. At least three clips and resume to Chris Thompson, 225 E. Michigan St., Milwaukee, WI 53202 or e-mail chris.thompson@dailyreporter.com. EOE (8/30)

** The Racine (WI) Journal Times seeks a GA reporter who can write clearly, can develop relationships with sources, can take initiative, can write concisely and writes for readers, not sources; the paper will consider recent grads. Apply by visiting www.journaltimes.com, going to the jobs tab and clicking on the employment applications; find the job and fill out the online forms; THEN send resume and links to writing samples or electronic copies of writing samples to both rgolub@journaltimes.com and bridget.thoreson@journaltimes.com, with a subject line of “Application for 2011 reporter position.” EOE (9/12)

** The Sauk Prairie (WI) Eagle seeks a sports editor who can maintain the high level of local and H sports coverage the Eagle’s readers have come to expect; must cover area sporting events, write sports features, shoot photos, design several sports page each week, display good organizational skills and be able to work autonomously; the ability to create content for the Web and comfort with all digital platforms are pluses. Apply online at www.jobs.capitalnewspapers.com

— Openings at the Appleton (WI) Post-Crescent: Experienced cops/courts/enterprise reporter who has unrelenting curiosity, has an unbridled competitive streak, has a passion for reporting and writing stories that play above the fold and at the top of the home page, can build sources, uses open records laws, understands how to use online resources to report and will do far more than churn out rewritten press releases or parrot the official line; must understand that law enforcement and the courts are fertile ground for telling the story of a community’s health, values and future. Clips and resume to the Post-Crescent HR Dept., attn: Reporter, Box 59, Appleton, WI 54912-0059 or e-mail careers@postcrescent.com. (9/1)

— Openings at the Green Bay (WI) Press-Gazette: Opinion page editor who can do more than write crisp and well-reasoned editorials on issues that matter to the residents of NE Wisconsin; the successful candidate will be the driving force behind the paper’s mission to lead the community in public dialogue and connect with readers in meaningful ways through digital technology and the latest social media tools; the ability to generate editorial ideas on a variety of local, state and world topics is important, along with the ability to blog, tweet, conduct chats and produce videos.

Copy editor/page designer who works well in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment, and can edit copy, write headlines, design and create pages, proof and correct pages prior to publication, post and proof stories on the Web site, is good with words, has an eye for design and knows sports; experience with Quark is preferred. Work samples and resume to the Press-Gazette HR Dept., Box 23430, Green Bay, WI 54305-3430 or e-mail careers@greenbay.gannett.com. (9/1)

— The Times of Northwest Indiana (Munster, IN) seeks a highly-motivated and creative page designer who can bring a new dimension to its print products, can change the perception of designers as merely “visual people,” and knows that good content drives readership. Must be able to multi-task comfortably, be experienced in information and content design, have a strong interest for problem solving, have a sense of urgency and have a passion for news; experience with InDesign and Photoshop is preferred. Apply online at www.nwi.com/timesjobs

— Openings at the Marion (IN) Chronicle-Tribune: Managing editor with at least three years newsroom management experience who has design skills, excels as a manager, has strong news judgment, can juggle assignments, can stay on track, works well in collaboration with others or as a leader, can oversee the nightly design and production of multiple daily newspapers in central IN and assist in setting the news direction of those products; applicants must submit a design portfolio, resume and publisher’s acknowledgement form.

Page designer who can work well on a fast-paced desk publishing multiple products, knows InDesign and Photoshop, has strong leadership skills, wants to be tested as a journalist and can develop (or already has) visual storytelling techniques; must be comfortable in both print and digital platforms and design experience outside of college is strongly preferred. Resume to David Penticuff, editor, 610 S. Adams St., Marion, IN 46953 or e-mail dpenticuff@chronicle-tribune.com. (9/12)

— The Anderson (IN) Herald Bulletin seeks an education reporter who can write hard news stories and features, including magazine articles, is versatile enough to cross over to articles on other beats easily and often, values professionalism, is committed to fairness and believes in watchdog journalism. Send six work samples, a resume and references to Steve Dick, associate editor, 1133 Jackson St., Anderson, IN 46016 or e-mail steve.dick@heraldbulletin.com. (8/30)

— The Greenfield (IN) Daily Reporter seeks a motivated sports writer who can handle multiple responsibilities that include writing under deadline pressure, designing pages and special sections using InDesign and Photoshop and can write enterprise, human
interest, preview and game stories a part of a two-person staff that emphasizes HS coverage. Send 5-10 clips, resume and references to Brian Harmon, sports editor, 22 W. New Rd., Greenfield, IN 46140 or e-mail bharmon@greenfieldreporter.com. (8/30)

** The Zionsville (IN) Times Sentinel seeks a versatile and energetic reporter who knows AP style, can cover all beats (police, government, school and features), can multi-task, can work as a team member and can do some night or weekend work as needed; experience with photography is a plus. Send 3-5 slips and resume to Andrea Cline, 250 S. Elm St., Zionsville, IN 46077, fax (317) 873-6259 or e-mail Andrea.Cline@timessentinel.com. (9/12)

— The Columbus (IN) Republic seeks a night copy desk ace who combines sharp word-editing skills and a flair for design; must produce clean and fluent copy, write inviting headlines and design attention-grabbing pages. E-mail six work samples and resume to Mark Baldwin, editor, at mbaldwin@therepublic.com. (8/18)

** The Frankfort (IN) Times seeks a strong editor with at least three years reporting experience who can motivate and guide a small staff while generating content; must work with senior editors in a group-wide operations, as well as with people in the community, while planning local content and editing copy. Resume to David Penticuff, regional editor, 610 S. Adams St., Marion, IN 46953 or e-mail dpenticuff@chronicle-tribune.com. (9/12)

— The Brazil (IN) Times seeks an eager and experienced reporter who has background in news and sports writing, photography and Quark. Work samples and resume to Jason Moon, ME, 100 N. Meridian St., Brazil, IN 47834 or e-mail scoop1j@gmail.com. (8/8)

— The Jasper (IN) Herald seeks an energetic and creative sports writer to fill out a three-person staff; must want to go beyond common sports reporting via expanded game coverage and magazine-style features, have good layout skills, and be able to cover prep sports and community sports, as well as a summer-league collegiate baseball team. Midwestern candidates preferred. At least three clips and resume to Brendan Perkins, sports editor, 216 E. Fourth St., Jasper, IN 47546 or e-mail sports@dcherald.com. (8/5)

— The weekly Brown County Democrat (Nashville, IN) seeks a GA reporter who is a proven storyteller/investigator/analyst, loves listening to and learning about people, has the drive and stamina to improve the community and has the ability and passion to cover a wide variety of beats that will include cops and courts, local government, education and sports; photo experience is essential. Clips and resume to Sara Clifford, editor, Box 277, Nashville, IN 47448 or e-mail sclifford@bcdemocrat.com. (9/5)

— The Madison (IN) Courier seeks a reporter who wants the freedom to explore story ideas and enterprise, obtain coaching from experienced journalists and wants to report both hard news and features; photo, design and pagination skills are a plus. Work samples and resume to the Courier Editor, 310 Courier Sq., Madison, IN 47250 or e-mail etompkin@madisoncourier.com. (8/8)

— The Des Moines (IA) Register seeks a self-starting and enterprising photographer with at least three years experience who is enthusiastic, has had success covering spot news/sports/community events, can shoot video and has good multimedia skills; must know lighting techniques, digital photo equipment and software and remote transmission of photos. Porftolio/online links, resume and letter stating salary requirements to Dotti Klootwyk, 715 Locust St., Des Moines, IA 50309 , fax (515) 286-2526 or e-mail dklootwyk@gannett.com. (8/22)

— The Ames (IA) Tribune seeks an experienced and talented design editor to lead its copy/design desk who can oversee print publication design and copy editing, supervise design/copy editors, set design standards, coach desk editors for continually improving design/copyediting/headline and caption writing, manage desk schedules and work assignments, manage workflow and deadline performance, coordinate with all departments and printing partners, design the front page/magazines/section fronts/special sections/inside pages, check and send advance pages, edit copy, write headlines and captions and fill in for other desk roles as needed. Online portfolio links, resume to Alexandra Hayne, editor, at ahayne@amestrib.com. No calls. (8/30)

— The Cedar Rapids (IA) Gazette and KCRG-TV, Cedar Rapids, IA seek a dynamic assignment editor with at least two years experience who will focus on education, government, business, politics, features and entertainment; must coordinate news coverage and assignments, be a strong multi-tasker, champion the regular use of public records, show creativity and flexibility, learn quickly, demonstrate strong organizational skills, have a strong record of storytelling, be able to edit well, be able to coach reporters, express confidence in decisions, demonstrate superior news judgment and be comfortable with Web publishing and social media tools. Send DVD or other samples demonstrating work experience and resume to the SourceMedia Group HR Dept., Box 511, 500 Third Av. SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52406 or e-mail sourcemediahr@sourcemedia.net. (8/30)

— The North Scott Press (Eldridge, IA) seeks a reporter who can cover city council and school board meetings, write general news and features, shoot photos, assist with sports and help develop an all-news Web site, including social media; must work hard. Clips, resume and references to the North Scott Press, Box 200, Eldridge, IA 52748 or e-mail btubbs@northscottpress.com. (8/30)

— The Marshalltown (IA) Times-Republican seeks a reporter who can cover cops/courts/political stories, is self-starting, wants to be fair and accurate yet complete with stories, is proficient in photography, can cover breaking news, GA and do investigative work; must be able to handle any type of story from hard news to feature; the paper will consider those with college newspaper experience, although it is willing to train the right person. Clips and resume to Abigail Pelzer, ME, Box 1300, Marshalltown, IA 50158 or e-mail apelzer@tmesrepublican.com. (8/22)

— The Ottumwa (IA) Courier seeks a reporter who has strong writing and reporting skills, has a desire to be the best and can cover a variety of topics; the paper encourages applications from recent grads. Five clips, a resume, contact information for three references and a letter telling why you’re the best person for the job to Jeff Hutton, editor, 213 E. Second St., Ottumwa, IA 52501 or e-mail jeff@ottumwacourier.com. No calls. (8/22)

— The Sioux City (IA) Journal seeks a city editor who is a newsroom leader, has the ability to run an efficient and effective team, has a track record of sound news decisions, has a reputation as a ruthless editor of copy, can manage an experienced group of reporters and news clerks, can help execute a series of online initiatives,, can work collaboratively with other managers, can cover portions of three states with a small but feisty staff and a capital bureau in Des Moines and can continue to grow as a journalist and leader. Work samples and resume to Mitch Pugh, editor, 515 Pavonia St., Sioux City, IA 51102 or e-mail mitchpugh@siouxcityjournal.com. (8/30)

— The Southeast Missourian (Cape Girardeau, MO) seeks a police and courts reporter with at least two years experience who can write spot news on the crime beat, in-depth stories on issues affecting public safety and the courts, is naturally aggressive and inquisitive, likes to dig to get the information that is not easy to find, knows how prosecutors/police/judges function, can generate periodic blog entries on the beat, show aptitude in using social medias and has a passion for covering breaking news at the drop of a hat. Four clips that show your reporting versatility, with resume, to Bob Miller, editor, at bmiller@semissourian.com, with a subject line of “cops reporter position.” EOE (8/30)

— The Joplin (MO) globe seeks an experienced page designer who can work nighttime hours, write compelling headlines for local news and feature stories, design eye-catching pages under deadline pages, and always puts accuracy first; experience with Quark, NewsEdit Pro, Photoshop and AP style is preferred, along with sound news judgment. Work samples and resume to Brent Fisher, design editor, Box 7, Joplin, MO 64802 or e-mail bfisher@joplinglobe.com. (8/18)

** The Lake of the Ozarks (MO) Lake Sun seeks a copy editor/page designer who will design the front page, can copy edit the news, crop photos, build interior pages and develop the paper’s Web site; Quark background is strongly desired but not a must. Resume to Joyce Miller, 918 N. Business Route 5, Camdenton, MO 65020 or e-mail joyce.miller@lakesunonline.com. No calls. (9/12)

— The Springfield (MO) News-Leader seeks an experienced reporter with at least three years experience who has a passion for political reporting and coverage of public policy to cover Missouri state government for both print and digital use; must know how to use social media effectively, enterprise stories regularly, write watchdog stories and work as a GA reporter in Springfield when the legislature is not in session; apply online at www.gannett.com

** Openings at the Bowling Green (KY) Daily News: Weekend editor who is seasoned, is willing to work a Tuesday-Saturday shift with nights Friday and Saturday and has a ken eye for page design and a sharp mind for editing and multi-tasking. Experienced education reporter who can contribute to the local news section and its Learning section, is a strong writer and reporter and can generate story ideas on the beat; preference will be given to those already living in Kentucky or neighboring states. Five work samples and resume to Daniel Pike, city editor, at dpike@bgdailynews.com. (8/30)

— The State Journal (Frankfort, KY) seeks a GA reporter who has an interest in state government and politics but can also cover police, the courts, local government and features; the paper prefers daily newspaper experience but will consider those who have weekly or college newspaper background. Clips, resume, references and a letter stating salary requirements to Carl West, 1216 Wilkinson Blvd., Frankfort, KY 40601 or e-mail clwest@fewpb.net. (8/15)

— The Georgetown (KY) News-Graphic seeks a sports reporter for a dynamic community that includes nationally-ranked HS and NAIA teams, competitive youth sports programs and the Cincinnati Bengals training camp. Clips and resume via e-mail to Pete Mathews at pmathews@news-graphic.com. Or Mike Scogin at mscogin@news-graphic.com. (9/5)

— Openings at the Owensboro (KY) Messenger-Inquirer: Page coordinator/copy editor for its Owensboro pagination hub who can choose wire copy and photos, combine them with locally-generated material in drafting page designs that are executed by paginators; must have solid news judgment, know what’s gong on in the world, be able to work fast can work on a growing number of daily and weekly newspapers; resume to Matt Francis, executive editor, at mfrancis@messenger-inquirer.com.

Special publications designer/paginator who will use InDesign on iMacs to produce special sections, magazines and books for multiple newspapers produced in an expanding regional production hub; must have superior computer skills, the ability to produce reader-friendly designs and attention-grabbing section covers on deadline; the paper will consider skilled graphic designers as well as those who have experience in newspaper design; Photoshop background is preferred. Work samples and resume to Jacqueline Jordan, special publications editor, Box 1480, Owensboro, KY 42303 or e-mail jjordan@messenger-inquirer.com. EOE (9/5)

— Openings at Landmark Community Newspapers (Shelbyville, KY): Editor who has community newspaper experience and can work temporary assignments that range from several weeks to several months, with travel arrangements from the person’s current location; most of the needs will be at weekly newspapers and could be in any of the 13 states in which Landmark owns newspapers. General manager/editors with at least 10 years of newspaper experience, including five years in management roles, who can work on a temporary basis throughout the company, have a solid understanding of business practices, can oversee advertising and circulation as well as news and production and can work assignments that range from several weeks to several months in any of 13 states; apply to Dan Sykes, Exec. VP.

Reporter/editor-at-large who can cover jobs at any LCNI newspaper in cases of emergency or other staffing shortages; knowledge of sports is a plus; apply to Benjamin Hamm, editorial dir. Reporters and copy editors willing to relocate and move up in a group of 56 paid dailies and weeklies in 13 states; apply to Benjamin Hamm, Box 549, Shelbyville, KY 40066, call (502) 513-1157, fax (502) 633-4447 or e-mail bhamm@lcni.com. (indef.)

— Openings at the Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune: Assistant business editor with 5-10 years experience who can lead a savvy team of reporters to greater height, has leadership skills, has a desire to produce sophisticated journalism online and in print and can help manage the business desk’s daily operations as well as do long-term planning; top minimum salary is $74,700/year. Politics and government reporter with at least five years experience who is hard-charging, can stay atop all of the political and policy news at the Minnesota capital and beyond, is writing ahead-of-the-curve enterprise stories regularly, can blitz topics in print and on digital platforms, is competitive, is fast-paced, is a team player and is strong, fast and fair-minded; minimum pay $67,800. Apply online at http://www.startribunecompany.com/jobs. (8/15)

** The St. Paul (MN) Pioneer Press seeks an aggressive and hard-hitting schools reporter to cover the schools in the crucial Dakota county area; must come adept at education issues that will include test scores/curriculum/budgeting/community relationships; must realize that people are hungry to learn what works in schools, despite budget deficits, demographic changes, enrollment stabilization and in some cases enrollment declines; must be ready to cover stories that cross beats and work with others on the Metro team who cover education; reporting experience, particularly with regard to education, is a plus. Five strong clips and resume to Phil Pina, 345 Cedar St., St. Paul, MN 55011 or e-mail ppina@pioneerpress.com. (9/12)

— The Brainerd (MN) Dispatch seeks a reporter/editor for a digital-first newsroom who has online knowledge and experience, has photo ability and can do sports writing in addition to the daily news grind. Work samples and resume to Roy Miller, editor, Box 974, Brainerd, MN 56401 or e-mail roy.miller@brainerddispatch.com. (8/6)

— The New Ulm (MN) Journal seeks a sports reporter who can cover area high school athletics, goes beyond game coverage, will be out in front of news stories and can share editing and layout duties with the sports editor; job hours are afternoons, evenings and weekends; experience with Quark and Photoshop is a definite plus. Clips, resume and references to Kevin Sweeney, ME, Box 487, New Ulm, MN 56073 or e-mail editor@nujournal.com. (8/30)

— The Worthington (MN) Daily Globe seeks an energetic sports editor who has strong writing/pagination/leadership abilities, is proficient in Quark, can shoot and edit photos and can handle a coverage area that includes 20 high schools and one college. Send at least three clips demonstrating your abilities, with resume, to Ryan McGaughey, ME, 300 Eleventh St., Worthington, MN 56187 or e-mail rmcgaughey@dglobe.com. (8/30)

— Openings at the Holland (MI) Sentinel: Copy editor/page designer who can edit stories for all sections of the newspaper, help proof pages, write headlines, work carefully with local and wire copy, has strong language skills and is able to work nights, weekends and holidays; the paper prefers 1-2 years of experience but will consider recent grads with strong clips. Reporter who has a passion for telling stories, the ability to write quickly and accurately, and the ability to write for all platforms; experience with local government and business writing is preferred. Work samples and resume to Ben Beversluis, editor, 54 W. Eighth St., Holland, MI 49423 or e-mail ben.beversluis@hollandsentinel.com. (8/15)

— The Livingston County Daily Press & Argus (Howell, MI) seeks a reporter who contributes hard news and feature stories, can post to the Web site, take appropriate acting on breaking news early mornings, monitor other Gannett news sources and identify items appropriate for posting online, monitor story chat and act as liaison to Detroit on Web site software issues; must have good writing skills, a command of AP style/grammar/spelling/syntax, be motivated, a general knowledge of the community and background with NewsEdit/Word/Excel. Apply online at http://www.jobs.net/jobs/gannett/job/reporter-daily-newspaper-online-web/J8A08H68XXDCST059YF/. (9/1)

** The Owosso (MI) Argue-Press seeks a writer to fill out a three-person sports staff; must cover games, be prepared to write strong features, lay out pages, shoot photos as needed, update the Web site as well as Facebook and Twitter, can keep tabs on 10 local high schools and keep track of former area athletes in the collegiate and pro ranks, as well as occasional reporting on a thriving recreational sports community. E-mail clips and resume to Dan Basso, ME, at drbasso@argus-press.com. (9/12)

— Openings at the Port Huron (MI) Times Herald: City editor with at least two years newspaper management experience who can lead local newsgathering efforts, can oversee a four-person reporting staff, can do planning, can lead the paper’s watchdog and investigative strategies, can do some reporting as needed, can demonstrate proficiency in digital and social media platform delivery and has good editing and coaching skills.

News editor with at least tow years news desk management experience who can oversee and direct a six-person regional copy desk that puts out two daily morning newspapers, niche publications and services digital platforms; must have strong headline-writing, copy editing and page layout skills and be proficient in InDesign.

Copy editor/page designer to edit content and design pages for a broad range of daily and non-daily print publications, as well as formatting and publishing of editorial content to associated Web sites; must help to manage the editorial work flow, assure that copy is formatted properly, write headlines and captions that are accurate/active/informative/fair and edit materials for consistency and correctness in style, grammar, spelling, logic and content; familiarity with Quark, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Macs, PCs, Windows XP and MS Outlook a must; must be able to use desktop computers for extended periods, while background in publishing and print production is a plus; hours are evenings, weekends and some holidays. Work samples and resume to Judith McLean, ME, 911 Military St., Port Huron, MI 48060 or e-mail jamclean@gannett.com. (9/1)

** The Ogemaw County Herald (West Branch, MI) and sister weeklies, the Arenac County Independent and the Oscoda County Herald, seek a feature reporter who can find and write features for the three publications and their many special sections throughout the year; background in feature writing and AP style is preferred, along with design work. E-mail work samples and resume to Hrochadl@gmail.com, with the subject line of “feature writer.” (9/11)

— Openings at the Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer: Statehouse reporter with at least five years experience and familiarity with the Greater Cincinnati area; must juggle instant updates on breaking news, dailies and hard-hitting enterprise work worthy of the front page, bring the area’s 20-person delegation to life, explain the personalities and motivations behind legislation or bureaucratic actions, help readers engage with state government, help readers understand what law changes/administration actions/state Supreme Court rulings mean to local readers and communities, reflect the region’s interests to leaders in Columbus, do data analysis and studies, find news and humanize it, file FOIA requests to pry internal debates and hidden decisions and databases out of state government and display fluency with a variety of platforms, including blogging, Twitter, social media and Excel; must shoot video with a Flip camera. Apply online at http://www.gannett.com. (9/1)

— The Putnam County Sentinel (Ottawa, OH) seeks a reporter who will cover city government, schools, public records, local people and events; applicants should know current events and have a strong interest in the local community, while those who can work with digital media and the Internet have an advantage; all applicants must have good spelling and grammatical skills, good typing skills and the ability to tell a story accurately and with a compelling style; some evening and weekend work is likely. Two clips and resume to Marlena Ballinger, editor, Box 149, Ottawa, OH 45875 or e-mail mballinger@putnamsentinel.com. (8/8)

— The Youngstown (OH) Vindicator seeks news and sports reporters with at least two years experience who are well-versed in digital reporting trends and tools but also know the time-tested skills of storytelling, sourcing and news instincts. No whiners! E-mail 10-12 clips, resume and four professional references to Todd Franko, editor, at tfranko@vindy.com. No calls. (8/15)

— The Knoxville (TN) News Sentinel seeks a multi-skilled and aggressive journalist (Job #3901) with 3-5 years experience who has the flexibility to handle breaking news during night cop shifts as well as at least a couple of days each week of GA work; must interview on the fly, shoot photos and video, file from the feel with iPads, tweet, blog and write for print and the Web. Send bright and snappy clips and tough enterprise pieces as samples, with resume (no e-mailed links of clips) to John North, metro editor, 2332 News Sentinel Dr., Knoxville, TN 37921. (9/11)

— The Jackson (TN) Sun seeks a sports writer who can hit high school sports hard, bring in-depth coverage to a group of five four-year colleges in western TN, have the ability to bring enterprise work to the table along with daily beat coverage and can demonstrate experience writing news for the Web and effective use of social media for audience development. Send six clips that show the breadth of your reporting and writing abilities, a resume, references and a letter explaining what you can bring to a newspaper that has won the General excellence Award from the TN Press Association for the past two years, to Steve Coffman, executive editor, 245 W. Lafayette St., Jackson, TN 38301 or e-mail scoffman@jacksonsun.com. No calls. (9/5)

** Openings at the Chanute (KS) Tribune: Reporter/assistant managing editor. Sports editor who can take control of the department and cover school-related items and community sports activity. Resume to Stu Butcher, editor, at stu@chanute.com. (9/12)

— The Emporia (KS) Gazette seeks an experienced reporter who can build sources, can dive into local issues, has sharp reporting instincts, has outstanding news judgment, can report and write quickly in a fast-moving atmosphere, has a curiosity about the community and its people, is an experienced interviewer, won’t shrink from the hard questions, can work productively in a team setting, is aggressive and adept at setting priorities, can reorder priorities as needed, is a strong editor and writer and has experience with multimedia journalism (video, audio, Facebook and Twitter). Clips and resume to Chris Walker, publisher, 517 Merchant, Emporia, KS 66801, fax (620) 342-4841 or e-mail walker@emporiagazette.com, with the subject line of Reporter Position. (8/15)

— The Hutchinson (KS) News seeks a copy editor/page designer who has a good eye for design, has solid news judgment, knows grammar and spelling, has a solid working knowledge of Quark and Photoshop and can design features pages and special sections. Three page design examples, resume, references and a letter telling what you can do to Mary Rintoul, ME, Box 190, Hutchinson, KS 67504-090 or e-mail mrintoul@hutchnews.com. (8/30)

** Openings at the Lawrence (KS) Journal World: Part-time sports reporter who can report on a variety of sporting events and activities in NE Kansas, can identify and write stories, can edit copy, can shoot and edit video for multimedia use, can spotlight local high schools and other sports, can rely on experience and judgment, can develop weekly story budgets, can interact professionally/cooperatively/creatively with others and can communicate with the rest of the sports team on stories/photos/graphics/deadlines; apply online at http://www.jobpath.com/Jobs/World-Company/Sports_Sp_Reporter_Sp_(Part-Time)/J8B0ZL681BZC7X3WW09

Part-time copy editor with at least three years experience who has a knack for high-quality and accurate content and can edit stories for accuracy/clarity/completeness/objectivity/grammar/seling/organization/readability/style, coordinate with editors and designers, offer critiques on copy and design to assure consistency in style/tone/quality, perform detail-oriented work within deadlines, work effectively as a team member and work independently as needed; apply online at http://www.jobpath.com/Jobs/World-Company/Copy_Sp_Editor—Part-Time/J8E0GW6C9HT52G7KDN9

Sports copy editor with the same abilities; apply online at http://www.jobpath.com/Jobs/World-Company/Print_Sp__Amp__Sp_Digital_Sp_Sports_Sp_Copy_Sp_Editor/J8D38K6JTPT9N4PQQR0

— The weekly Marion (KS) Record seeks a dynamic, results-oriented, extremely hands-on editor who is passionately committed to excellence in community journalism, has the ability to aggressively develop circulation and ad revenue both in print and from subscription Web sites, nurture a staff of nine full- and part-time journalists, serve as a key figure in community development, has ideas, can do planning, can roll up your sleeves to do whatever it takes and can do the exciting and the mundane with equal relish. Pay in the low $30K range. Work samples and resume to Eric Meyer, at eric@ekmeyer.net. (9/12)

— The Lincoln (NE) Journal Star seeks an assistant city editor with at least five years experience who can help steer talented and independent-=minded reporters, provide top-notch line editing and effective coaching, collaborate with highly creative feature/online/photo/graphic teams to break new found in print and online delivery daily, publishing continuously to the Web, engineer a diverse mix of breaking news/watchdog journalism/features/trend stories and work holidays and weekends as needed. Apply online at http://www.journalstar.com and click on “jobs,” then “Work at the Journal Star;” include a resume and salary history, with a letter telling why you are the best candidate. (8/6)

— The Carroll County News (Berryville, AR) seeks a news and sports reporter/photographer who loves HS sports, can cover three small school districts and a variety of sports, write stories, design pages twice a week and manage a few news beats in a small town, including city council, police and the school district; must take pride in what’s produced, be willing to jump in and contribute whenever and wherever necessary and can give news and sports the coverage it deserves; the paper will consider recent grads. Clips and resume to Linda Caldwell, Box 232, Berryville, AR 72616 or e-mail l.caldwell@cox-internet.com. (8/30)

** The Pine Bluff (AR) Commercial seeks a sports reporter who can cover area high schools teams with some opportunities to write about collegiate athletics and regular pagination (InDesign) duties; during the summer the paper is strong on senior Babe Ruth and American Legion baseball coverage; send two game stories, two feature stories and at least three pages of layout samples to I.C. Murrell, Box 6469, Pine Bluff, AR 71601 or e-mail icmurrell@gmail.com. (9/12)

** The Searcy (AR) Daily Citizen seeks a talented and hard-working sports editor for a two-person department; must be a self-starter, have a strong work ethic, be able to write captivating sports content while covering nine local high schools and a Division II university, utilize strong photo and design skills, have a passion for sports, have a positive attitude, pay attention to detail and be willing to be coached; InDesign and Photoshop skills are musts, while online and social networking skills are pluses. Resume and a letter of introduction to Jacob Brewer, editor, at jbrower@thedailycitizen.com or jwbrower@yahoo.com. (9/12)

** Openings at the Northwest Arkansas Newspapers (Springdale, AR): City of Bentonville reporter who understands that government coverage is about the issues and not the meetings, about the taxpayers and not the politicians, is allergic to jargon, embraces alternative story forms, produces multimedia content, understands how government works, has a clear and inviting writing style, is well-organized and has a desire to write enterprise stories; must be able to work nights and occasional weekends; clips and resume to the HR Dept. c/o “Bentonville Reporter,” 2560 N. Lowell Rd., Box 7, Springdale, AR 72765 or e-mail jobs@nwaonline.com. (9/12)

** The alt-weekly/entertainment paper TFW (Fayetteville, AR) seeks a managing editor who can cover the stories ignored or avoided by mainstream news sources; must research/report/produce in depth stories with lively writing, shoot photos, plan and execute special projects for print and Web, manage and coordinate copy and art from freelancers and columnists, keep tabs on the local music and entertainment scene and has a good knowledge of technology and social media; professional or collegiate newspaper experience preferred. Work samples and resume to the TFW managing editor position, 2560 N. Lowell Rd., Box 7, Springdale, AR 72765 or e-mail jobs@nwaonline.com. (9/12)

— The twice-weekly Wynne (AR) Progress seeks a managing editor who will handle a wide range of GA news coverage along with laying out pages, shooting photos and overseeing the news department; background in Quark and Photoshop a must, along with a passion for community journalism and a desire to put out a great news product. Resume to David Boger, publisher, Box 308, Wynne, AR 72396 or e-mail sboger@cablelynx.com. (8/30)

— The Gaston (NC) Gazette seeks a talented copy editor/page designer (Job #1102370010) who can transform stories, photos and breakout information into eye-catching packages that will both entertain and inform the reader. There is a lot of opportunity to be creative, sophisticated and innovative in design and candidates must be enthusiastic, enterprising and able to multi-task; must be proficient in InDesign and Photoshop while Illustrator background is a plus. Send five work samples or online links, with resume, to Marlene Smith, HR Dir., at msmith@gastongazette.com. (9/5)

— The Goldsboro (NC) News-Argus seeks an enterprising reporter who is self-directed, is a motivated newshound, has a flair for daily coverage and an eye for investigative and feature opportunities; the paper will consider promising rookies with internship background. Resume to the Reporter opening, Box 10629, Goldsboro, NC 27532 or e-mail mwhittle@newsargus.com. (8/1)

— Openings at the Hickory (NC) Daily Record: Copy editor (Job #HIC-000229, HIC-000231 and HIC-000232) with at least one year experience who will edit news, feature and sports copy, paginate news, sports and feature pages for several daily and weekly newspapers, proofread, utilize good news judgment and display proficiency in Quark, Photoshop, AP style, spelling and punctuation. Sports copy editor/page designer with the same abilities. Apply online at http://www.mediageneral.com. (8/30)

— Freedom ENC Publications (Jacksonville, NC) seeks copy editor/page designers (Job #1102090003 and 1002130008) for a Jacksonville-based regional desk that handles copy and builds pages for three daily newspapers, in Jacksonville, New Bern and Kinston; must write good headlines, edit copy well, know AP style/grammar/punctuation and have background using Photoshop, InDesign and Quark. Apply to Richard Clark, desk editor, at rclark@freedomenc.com. (9/1)

— The Camp Lejeune Gl;obe (Jacksonville, NC) seeks an energetic and hands-on sports reporter/editor with at least one year experience who has strong writing and reporting skills, has a passion for sports, manages time well, works well under deadline pressure, follows directions, is proficient in spelling/grammar/punctuation, can conduct interviews in-person or over the phone, has good analytical and problem-solving ability, makes good decisions, sets priorities but is flexible and can write clearly and concisely under deadline pressure; local candidates preferred. Pay $20-25K/year. Resume to Ena Sellers at ena.sellers@pilotonline.com. (8/22)

— The Robesonian (Lumberton, NC) seeks a reporter with either weekly or small daily experience who is proficient with the internet, can handle a video camera, is well-organized and can undertake some editing duties, so any experience there would be helpful. Clips and resume to Donnie Douglas, editor, Box 1028, Lumberton, NC 28359 or e-mail ddouglas@heartlandpublications.com. No calls. (9/1)

— The weekly Marshall (NC) News Record & Sentinel seeks a senior reporter who will organize/plan/report insightful and high-impact articles, sort out data quickly and concisely, cultivate and maintain high-level relationships with sources/residents/community leaders, mentor and coach less experienced staff reporters, exhibit strong copy editing skills, do fact-checking, apply AP style and good grammar/syntax/punctuation and have strong Outlook and Word skills; must have a strong interest in news, journalism and the communities of Madison County. Pay $29K-32K/year. Apply online at http://www.jobpath.com/Jobs/Gannett/Senior-Reporter-News-Record-Sentinel/J8F1S85XX4SS6YVCMKL

— The New Bern (NC) Sun Journal seeks a news editor who will work a 1-10 p.m. shift Tuesday-Saturday, concentrating on the print product, writing headlines, editing stories, working with reporters and photographer, coordinating production with a remote universal desk and managing three or more weekly sections. Work samples and resume to Randy Foster, ME, at rfoster@freedomenc.com. (8/30)

— The Newton (NC) Observer News Enterprise seeks an editor who can place an emphasis on strong local news and sports coverage in the Hickory metro area, relying on a young and aggressive editorial staff; must be able to tackle every aspect of the newspaper’s editorial production, from feature and beat reporting to design, staff management and development of online media; skills in Quark, Photoshop and digital photography are essential; preference will be given to applicants already residing in NC and surrounding states. E-mail resume to onepublisher@observernewsonline.com. No calls. (8/8)

— The Waynesville (NC) Mountaineer seeks an energetic and self-starting reporter who is deadline oriented and has a nose for news; experience is a plus. Clips, resume and references via e-mail to news@themountaineer.com. (9/5)

Wall Street Journal/Newswires seeks an assistant to the Washington, D.C. bureau chief. Required: BA degree and someone with interest in journalism. This is not a reporting job at all. Successful candidate will handle expenses and logistics and perform secretarial-type duties. It is a good job for someone who wants to be part of a newsroom with some movement into an editorial job a possibility.

— The Winston-Salem (NC) Journal seeks an education reporter (Job #PPC-000439) with 3-5 years daily newspaper/education reporting experience who can cover the Winston-Salem and Forsyth County schools, as well as statewide relevant educational issues from a local perspective; must have the ability to write both complex news stories on test scores and other educational issues, as well as to find compelling stories within the classroom; must be passionate about breaking news and in-depth stories, work effectively and collaboratively in the newsroom, be willing to work stories outside the beat and make the Web an integral part of coverage; fluency in Spanish and English is a big plus. Apply online at http://www.mediageneral.com. (8/30)

— The weekly Lake City (SC) News & Post seeks an editor with at least two years experience who can oversee the staff, which produces material both for the weekly and for the regional Florence (SC) Morning News and WBTW-TV/Florence, SC; must have great judgment, set editorial standards in concert with the regional editor and director of content, recognize opportunities, develop a plan to build circulation and either know or can learn videography and still photography. Apply online at www.mediageneral.com

— The Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal seeks a GA/lifestyles reporter who can provide strong daily coverage off beats with opportunities for projects, enterprise and multimedia work; must write stories and briefs on topics covering health, food, entertainment, gardening, religion, arts and ravel; online and multimedia experience a plus. Apply online at www.GoUpstate.com


— StreetWise (Chicago, IL) seeks volunteer (as in unpaid) freelance writers and photographers who can contribute items to the weekly paper on a regular basis on such topics as public education, real estate, sports, business, politics and entertainment in beat fashion, attending live events. Send 2-4 work samples and resume to Suzanne Hanney, editor, 1201 W. Lake St., Chicago, IL 60607, fax (312) 554-0770 or e-mail suzannestreetwise@yahoo.com. EOE (Indef.)

— Openings at Crain’s Chicago Business: Assistant managing editor (see Crain’s online listings).

Real estate reporter (Job #2010219) who will be part of a three-person team writing for the weekly publication and other platforms daily; must have strong reporting and writing skills, understand business and finance, produce high-quality stories under right deadlines while juggling multiple assignments, interact with senior corporate executives and represent Crain’s in the business community.

Business of Life section editor who can focus on outside-the-office interests and activities of Chicago business leaders, workplace trends at local companies, can spot and execute stories that make the section unique, delve below the surface of business and social trends to identify and examine the motivations and objectives driving the people involved in the stories and can ask hard and sensitive questions; must have experience developing multiple components for every story, from print to video to social media.

Experienced business reporter (Jobs #2010143 and 2011108) who can cover the healthcare beat, reporting on hospitals, health insurers, medical practices, pharmaceutical companies and medical device makers, and has a track record of breaking news, finding stories buried incorporate financial filings, crafting compelling personality-driven features, has a strong eye for detail, knows grammar and has a collaborative attitude; experience with Quark a plus. Apply online at www.crain.com No calls. EOE (8/19)

— Modern Healthcare (Chicago) seeks a reporter (Job #2010212) to cover legal affairs and serve as a general health care business assignment reporter for the Midwest, reporting and writing for all platforms and generating blogs, podcasts, video and Webcasts. Apply online at www.crain.com No calls.

— Openings at Business Insurance magazine (Chicago): Assistant managing editor with at least 10 years experience who will help the weekly magazine complete its transition to a multiplatform publication, oversee production of the magazine, coordinate news coverage with other senior staff, work to develop features for the magazine and online use, work with Web site channel editors to coordinate coverage and assure consistent quality of coverage, collaborate with the editor and managing editor to develop content across all platforms and demonstrate experience with delivering content across multiple platforms. Apply online at www.crain.com No calls. EOE (8/19)

— The Des Moines (IA) Business Record seeks a writer who can develop a beat, can write in-depth pieces on a variety of business topics, has a solid foundation in AP style and the principles of journalism, can interact and network with the community both in person and through social media; must write daily news items quickly and efficiently for a wide variety of online products, attend business events, shoot photos and produce photo galleries; video background is a major plus, but business reporting background is not a must. End 4-5 clips and resume to Chris Conetzkey, editor, at chrisconetzkey@bpcdm.com. (8/30)

— St. Louis (MO) Homes & Lifestyles Magazine seeks an assistant editor who knows social media and is proficient in InDesign, Photoshop and Microsoft Office Suite. Clips and resume to bosterloh@stlouishomesmag.com. EOE (8/30)

— Ad Age (Detroit, MI) seeks a marketing reporter (Jobs #1112 and #1116) who is fast and accurate, has solid news judgment, must understand business journalism and source development, has a tack record of breaking news and thoughtful analysis; experience covering the consumer electronics and automotive industries a plus. Apply online at www.crain.com (9/5)

— Columbus Parent and Columbus Alive! (Columbus, OH) seek a photographer with 2-3 years of experience who can join a team of creative journalists who will shoot the people and places covered by the two publications, attend festivals/art exhibits/performances, work a flexible schedule that includes night sand weekends, complete multiple daily assignments in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment, work with reporters and editors to find the best ways to illustrate stories and contribute new ideas in a collaborative and high-energy newsroom. . Apply online at www.dispatch.com/careers

— Capital Style magazine (Columbus, OH) seeks an assistant editor with 3-5 years experience who loves shopping, fashion, décor and entertaining and can share that passion with the market’s most active readers; must write magazine articles in a distinctive and engaging voice, copy edit and proofread articles with attention to detail, spearhead wedding coverage, organize complicated photo shoots with unflappable flair, contribute to daily Web coverage (e-newsletters, blogs and social media) and thrive under deadline pressure in a high-energy and collaborative newsroom. Apply online at http://www.dispatch.com/careers. (8/5)

** The North Carolina Lawyers’ Weekly (Raleigh, NC) seeks a reporter who is smart, is well-educated, is energetic, is well-organized, has a flair for writing and has a bloodhound’s nose for a story; experiencing in legal reporting is helpful and a law degree is great. Writing samples and resume to G.D. Gearino, editor, at dan.gearino@nlawyersweekly.com. (9/12)

— The Greater Wilmington (NC) Business Journal seeks a reporter for the bi-weekly who can break news online, provide in-depth coverage of important issues to the business community, pen profiles of area entrepreneurs/executives/community leaders and can cover a fast-growing community; experience in business reporting preferred. Clips and resume, with a letter outlining your areas of expertise, to Steve Moore, editor, 130 N. Front St., Suite 105, Wilmington, NC 28401 or e-mail smoore@wilmingtonbiz.com. No calls. (8/1)

— The Charleston (SC) Regional Business Journal seeks an enterprising reporter who can build sources, develop thoughtful stories, break news for a variety of print and online publications, has a competitive spirit, understands business news and can collaborate with a statewide news team. Three clips/online links and resume to Andy Owens, ME, at aowens@scbiznews.com. (8/8)


Openings at the Chicago Tribune: Digital producer (Job #2010-15665) for its entertainment section who loves the Web and social media, sees the future as mobile, can work on a variety of sites and projects, has top-notch news judgment, has a keen sense of the wants and needs of the online audience, can create online-only content that includes photo galleries and breaking content, can train and monitor the entertainment staff on digital best practices, has an understanding of SEO, has a strong grasp of metric goals and how best to achieve them, has a knowledge of and passion for Chicago’s entertainment scene and has the ability to adapt to and implement new technology; apply online at http://corporate.tribune.com/pressroom/?page_id=2600

Digital deputy editor (Job #2011-14377) who has an intense interest in hyper-local news and information, has significant experience in community journalism and digital media, is comfortable in a fast-moving environment that is just past start-up, has the ability to nurture online communities and build traffic, can measure the results of your efforts through metrics and has familiarity with Web site production, html, blogging, social media and SEO tools and platforms; must build and inspire a team, lead projects and communicate effectively with a wide range of users and co-workers; familiarity with suburban Chicago a plus; apply online at www.tribune.com or e-mail resume to Clark Bender at cbender@tribune.com. EOE (9/1)

Openings at Crain’s Chicago Business: Assistant managing editor (Job #2010210) who can oversee all aspects of online newsgathering and reporting, plan online news coverage, assign and edit stories for ChicagoBusiness.com, supervise Web staff, interact with other newsroom departments and technical personnel, display strong news judgment, have a thorough understanding of business/finance/economics and have a skillful editing touch with news and feature stories; knowledge of the Chicago business community is a definite plusVideo editor (Job #201179) for a six-month project, 35 hours a week, beginning in August, producing and publishing its daily Web cast, Chicago Business Today, uploading completed stories, archiving video, assisting in the production of other multimedia projects and pinch-hitting for other members of the production crew; advanced skills with FinalCut Pro/Motion/Compressor/SoundTrack Pro a must, as well as Photoshop and/or Illustrator. Apply online at www.crain.com

The Law Bulletin Publishing Co. (Chicago) seeks an associate editor with 1-3 years experience to assist in the editing and management of the communications content of its Web sites; must know video production and editing and have solid Web design skills. Online links, resume and letter stating salary requirements to hr@lbpc.com. EOE (8/30)

WLS/AM-FM, Chicago seeks a part-time digital content and creative producer who can write, help create original content, work closely under the Digital Managing Editor, display a passion for online storytelling in a deadline-driven news environment, take responsibility for posting news and music content that reflects the ideals of both the WLS (AM) and WLS-FM Web sites, create basic sales graphics leaderboard ads, tile ads and various other online ads), create and prepare stories for the Web and build photo galleries, shoot video and update content; must have a passion for music, be familiar with online content/multimedia/technology, have solid design skills, understand page and screen layout, have experience in photo editing/color correction/image manipulation, have a hard working attitude, have the ability to work within a close-knit Web team and know CMS, Photoshop, Adobe Creative, html and CSS background and understand SEO concepts, while Flash proficiency is preferred. Apply to Stan Pillman at stan.pillman@citcomm.com. EOE (9/12)

Openings at Fox-owned WFLD-TV, Chicago: Senior Web producer with at least five years experience who can supervise digital content, keeping it timely and at the cutting edge; must know current events on all levels, collaborate with newscast producers and reporters to give viewers unique reasons to visit the Web site; must manage daily operations, manage growth of the site, oversee content development, provide technical support, assure that user inquiries are handled efficiently, oversee writing and distribution of news headlines, use search engine strategies, manage social media outreach and live streaming and monitor mobile apps for weather/traffic/news.

Social media and engagement specialist with at least three years online journalism experience who will coordinate social media efforts, engage audiences, interact with communities, increase brand awareness, drive traffic to the station Web site, work with the senior Web producer to develop and implement social media strategy, actively engage in online communities and blogs, manage station social media presence, assist in launching a social media-based Web cast, establish consistency of message across a variety of media platforms and utilize experience as a line producer or Webcaster. Work samples/online links and resume to the WFLD-TV HR Dept., 205 N. Michigan Av., Chicago, IL 60601, fax (312) 565-3066 or e-mail wfld-hr@foxtv.com. No calls. EOE (9/11)

The Sports Media Network (Chicago) seeks an associate Web editor who will take responsibility with the Web site team for maintenance of the site’s home page, assess content from a variety of sources to determine how it fits into daily coverage and programming needs, will build carousel packages and headlines, will select art and will chose audio and video; must understand and appreciate how local stories play in Chicago, be an excellent headline writer, be able to present and tell stories in a tight space, show good judgment in prioritizing and selecting online content from variety of sources; must know or be able to learn html and have good comhttp://www.patch.com/jobs/editorial-jobs-with-patch-mid-westmunication skills overall. Apply online at www.workinsports.com/wisquickregapply.asp?referrer=793&idx=50598

Content That Works (Chicago) seeks a Web editor with two years experience who is willing to take on a ton of responsibility; must have the vision to produce great work, the desire to run the show with a growing Internet and print publishing firm that creates and designs specialized content for use by local media; must be Web-savvy, ready to use leadership skills and creativity, have a good news sense, have a desire to produce top-quality work, has experience copy editing, understands AP style and knows InDesign, Photoshop and html, while video and multimedia experience is a plus. E-mail work samples, resume and letter stating salary requirements to jobs@contentthatworks.com. EOE (9/11)

Chicago Parent magazine (Oak Park, IL) seeks a digital content editor who can lead a successful effort online to expand its social media platforms, wants to play a leading role in defining and redefining the digital efforts off the magazine, can mesh hands-on journalism with digital information, wants to be head, wants to have impact on what the publication is doing and intends to do next, is self-motivated, thrives on deadlines and multiple projects, and understands that there is nothing that changes someone’s life like being a parent; must be skilled with InDesign, Photoshop and html and have the ability to produce multimedia stories using photos/video/audio and editing it all together into finished pieces on Macs. Work samples and resume to Tamara L. O’Shaughnessy, editor, at tamara@chicagoparent.com. EOE (8/15)

Patch.com/Chicago seeks freelancers who want to build a clip file while looking for full-time work; reporters are needed to help cover news in Downers Grove, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Elmhurst, La Grange, Lisle, Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, Western Springs, Burr Ridge, Batavia, Geneva and St. Charles; you don’t have to live in the community to cover it as a freelancer, and ability to shoot photos is a plus. Also local editors for Morton Grove. DuPage/Will County regional editor who will oversee a dozen local editors. Contact Jim Pokin, regional editor, at jim@patch.com. EOE (9/1)

Think Glink Publishing (Glencoe, IL) seeks a managing editor with 10-12 years newspaper/magazine/Web experience, including a comparable role at a newspaper/magazine, Web site, for a new, large-scale healthcare Web site; knowledge of healthcare and political journalism, good organizational skills, motivation, creativity, a track record in editorial management, a clear and approachable writing style, high capacity for copy editing and big-picture reads, team skills, the ability to multi-task, the ability to meet deadlines consistently, comfort with a fast-paced environment and a non-profit setting and a passion for both healthcare and the politics involved with it; must live in or be willing o relocate to Chicago and be willing to make a two-year commitment. Relevant work samples, resume and letter stating salary history to Beth Dugan at beth@thinkglink.com. EOE (8/20)

Suburban Life Publications (Downers Grove, IL) seeks a sports reporter who can help accelerate the chain’s digital growth; must be proficient in and thoughtful about developing and managing content across the chain’s online, mobile and print publication platforms; must understand the unique strengths and user expectations of digital publications, with a primary responsibility of producing a niche Web site focused on HS sports; must keep the site fresh, provide frequent opportunities for reader involvement and interaction, use social media to engage the audience and promote the site, tell stories through such non-linear items as links/videos/maps/polls, recruit locals to blog about prep sports and perform basic site administration. Chicago region candidates strongly preferred. Apply via e-mail with no more than five work samples, a resume and a short letter introducing yourself to David Good, AME, at dgood@mysuburbanlife.com. EOE (9/11)

The Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)) seeks a video journalist with a passion for storytelling and the drive to excel; must have vision/passion/initiative, be a good communicator and interviewer, have a record of teamwork and flexibility, have a solid knowledge of grammar and punctuation and have the ability to write headlines and thorough yet accurate cutline descriptions; must know Photoshop, Final Cut, AP style and shooting video with DSLR and DV camcorders, while background in Motion, html, other programming languages is a plus. Resume and a letter that explains your credentials to the Shaw Suburban Media HR Dept., attn: video journalist, Box 250, Crystal Lake, IL 60039 or e-mail editorialrecruitment@shawsuburban.com. EOE (9/5)

Openings at Patch.com/Midwest: Associate regional editor who is passionate and entrepreneurial about journalism, wants to be part of a dynamic and innovative team, wants to help create a bold new solution for the industry, thinks that traditional news media just don’t get it anymore and can manage a team of local editors running news sites.

Local editors with two or more years of experience for Morton Grove and DuPage/Will County (IL); West Des Moines, Urbandale, Johnston, Cedar Rapids, Cedar Falls and Dubuque (IA); Sussex (WI); SW Minneapolis, Eden Prairie, Shakopee and Minnetonka (MN); and Brighton (MI).

Freelance reporter/writers in Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota and Ohio who can cover local news and sports, profile restaurants and news businesses, tell what’s happening on the local entertainment scene and anything else a Patch community would want or need to know about; must be reliable, be comfortable taking photos and shooting video and be able to produce clean copy and meet deadlines; will be paid by PayPal and must sign a contract prior to the first assignment. Apply online at http://www.patch.com/jobs/editorial-jobs-with-patch-mid-west. EOE (9/1)

WILL-TV, Urbana, IL seeks a part-itme (10 hours/week) multimedia producer who will maintain, update and add community content through June 30, 2012, at $15/hour. Will work with content producers, directors and journalists to capture content and community conversations, take accurate notes on a laptop, record with mini video cameras, edit and post content, blog about the conversation, create and maintain a database of community contacts, add resources/photos/events to the site, interact with other social media sites in east-central Illinois and co-produce live on-line chats; must be proficient with Facebook and Twitter, Excel and Google Docs and have strong conversational skills. Send three references to Kimberlie Kranich at kranich@illinois.edu. EOE (8/26)

WJBC/WBNQ, Bloomington, IL seeks a managing editor who will oversee the creation of dynamic/compelling/relevant digital content that is vital for the local community, will be accountable for the quality off that content and the growth off the audience, so exceptional writing and editing skills are a must; must understand what makes content on the Web sticky, conversation-starting and good for SEO; the job also requires a sense for marketing and socialization, the ability to focus under fast-paced deadline pressure, a capacity for managing multiple tasks, great communication skills, attention to detail and a sense of humor, while a background with WordPress, html, Photoshop, video and AP style is a big plus. Work examples (or links) with resume to R.C. McBride, PD, WJBC/WBNQ, 236 Greenwood Av., Bloomington, IL 61704 or e-mail rcmcbride@wjbc.com. No calls. EOE (8/29)

WTMJ-AM/TV, Milwaukee, WI seeks a Web producer with at least one year experience who can cultivate sources, can provide editorial support, can generate story ideas, can develop new ways of providing content, has strong problem solving abilities, is good at reporting and producing news, can meet deadline, is detail oriented, understands CMS/social media/computers/newsroom software/digital audio and video editing; must operate studio equipment and write news copy for use online and over the air. E-mail resume to Jon Byman, ND, WTMJ (AM), at jbyman@journalbroadcastgroup.com; questions will be taken at (414) 967-5486. EOE (8/30)

Lessiter Publications (Brookfield, WI) seeks a Web editor who can work directly with editors and publishers to create and manage all aspects of Web sites, write articles, post video, edit audio, manage Facebook and Twitter presence, create e-newsletters, develop online surveys, contribute story ideas, possess skills that come with a well-balanced modern editor (social media, html code revisions to repair page errors, CMS background, standard photo adjusting with Photoshop and editing field video using iMovie or FinalCut; background with Flash a plus; must follow direction, adjust quickly to shifting priorities and lend support at the firm’s two annual conferences, which take place outside of the Milwaukee area. Resume to jmcgovern@lesspub.com. EOE (8/30)

WBDK/WRKU/WRLU/WSBW, Sturgeon Bay, WI seek a news/social media manager who is an experienced news writer who can combine typical radio news efforts with emerging media and who will participate in an exciting future for a small market radio operation that can adapt and change. Resume to Roger Utnehmer, WBDK/Nicolet Broadcasting, 30 N.18th Av., Suite B, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235, call (920) 746-9430 or e-mail utnehmer@doorcountydailynews.com. (9/1)

WEHT-TV, Evansville, IN seeks an internet producer who can post content to the station Web site in a timely and easy-to-understand manner, is an aggressive journalist, has strong writing skills, is a highly-organized idea person, has good news judgment, practices the station’s brand, writes well under deadline pressure, displays creative use of resources and understands today’s technologies; non-linear video editing background is a plus. Resume and writing samples to Mark Glover, ND, WEHT-TV, Box 25, Evansville, IN 47701 or e-mail mglover@news25.us. EOE (8/19)

Patch.com/Des Moines, IA seeks local and regional editors with at least four years experience who are passionate and entrepreneurial, wants to be part of a dynamic and innovative team, believes that traditional media don’t get it anymore and can run local news sites aimed at transforming community journalism and re-engaging communities; each regional editor supervises a dozen local editors; must have management background, the ability to lead and manage, be a good motivator, be able to manage and track a budget, have a keen understanding of SEO, have an eye for talent and an appreciation for young journalists as well as the ability to coach them, edit video and still photos ad have a firm grasp of AP style. Apply online at https://sjobs.brassring.com/1033/asp/tg/cim_searchresults.asp?partnerid=25237&siteid=5438&AgentID=9936406&codes=WPAT&Function=runquery

KWQC-TV, Davenport, IA seeks a Web content producer with at least three years Web content/TV/print experience who can produce the site’s news content, assures that it remains current and accurate, develops strategies to both audience levels and revenue opportunities, manage social media efforts (including Facebook and Twitter promotion), develop and manage applications, display savvy and a desire to beat the competition, is deadline-oriented, is well-organized, can multi-task well and has fast reactions to breaking news; must have a command of html, Word, AP style and a PC environment, while knowing Photoshop and multimedia software. Resume to Denise Killian, ND, KWQC-TV, 805 Brady St., Davenport, IA 52803. EOE (9/8)

Openings at KSDK-TV, St. Louis, MO: Web producer who will work closely with national and local editorial teams to manage all production and quality aspects of station Web sites, will conceptualize and produce high-profile creative material, will do print-style writing/copy editing/editorial gathering, will facilitate the editorial gathering of local Web news, will glean material from various sources, will work with editorial managers and supervisors, will manage the delivery of content on all platforms and knows AP style/traffic reporting/ad serving systems and common Web applications and architecture. Work samples/online links with resume, to the KSDK-TV HR Dept., 1000 Market St., St. Louis, MO 63101 or e-mail stlouis.metromix@ksdk.com. EOE (8/30)

KTVI/KPLR-TV, St. Louis, MO seeks a Web content producer with at least three years experience who can write news, upload video, monitor comments, interact with viewers, work with reporters and producers, have a passion for news and the Web, can help oversee several station Web sitesand can program/edit html; must have at least intermediate Photosho/Fireworks/Dreamweaver ability, have experience using a CMS and know Flash, Illustrator, WordPress, Deupal, Tumbir, Google, Posterous, Omniture, Usteeam and Google Maps. Work samples/online resume to the KTVI/KPLR-TV HR Dept., 2250 Ball Dr., St. Louis, MO 63146 or e-mail stljobs@tvstl.com. EOE (9/11)

KYTV/KSPR-TV, Springfield, MO seeks a digital content manager with 2-3 years experience who knows social media best practices, has experience with CMS publishing, html, Photoshop and non-linear editing, can engage with digital audiences on all platforms for feedback and powerful customer service, effectively determines placement and showcasing of content on all platforms and produces special seasonal and topical content for all platforms. Tape/DVD and resume to Beth Keeling, HR coord., KSPR-TV, 999 W. Sunshine, Springfield, MO 65801, fax (417) 268-3361 or email jobs@ky3.com. (8/30)

WDRB-TV, Louisville, KY seeks a Web manager/coordinator with at least two years experience who can develop a strategy for growth, work in a fast-paced news environment, knows the latest technology, knows the importance of key metrics, has a strong understanding of journalistic standards, can serve as a mentor and trainer, can manage multiple projects, can focus in detail on each item; experience with content management, streaming video, html, Javascript, graphic design, marketing and media required. Resume to Barry Fulmer, VP/ND, WDRB-TV, 624 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd., Louisville, KY 40203. (9/1)

WAVE-TV, Louisville, KY seeks an Internet content director who will oversee all Web, social media and new media efforts surrounding the station’s newsroom; must lead a newsroom on multiplatform journalism, with an emphasis on writing and treating video//text/photos with no less importance; must be passionate and aggressive, be detail-oriented, be able to push news to multiple platforms, and work quickly and accuracy; background with Web design and maintenance helpful, along with news or Web producing. Work samples and resume to Kathy Hostetter, ND, WAVE-TV, 725 S. Floyd St., Louisville, KY 40203 or e-mail khostetter@wave3.com. No calls. (9/11)

Patch.com seeks an editor for its SW Minneapolis Patch who knows local issues, has serious online chops, has a passion for community news, can produce video, can oversee the work of freelancers, can recruit local bloggers and can manage the daily flow of content to your patch site; preference given to those who know South Minneapolis well or is a recent escapee with deep knowledge and connections in the area. Send -8 clips showing your range of knowledge and resume, along with any online links and video, to Matt Peiken, regional editor, at matt.peiken@patch.com. (8/30)

Crain Communications (Detroit, MI) seeks a Web developer who will work with its corporate new media department and produce an array of products including an industry daily news e-mail, multiple topical e-newsletters, Web casts, podcasts, blogs, streaming video and market data; must be highly adept at multitasking and re-prioritizing projects and successfully interfacing with other departments; must maintain, troubleshoot and enhance all aspects of the Web sites, provide support and troubleshooting of html/CSS errors, show proficiency in AJAX, JSON, JQuery, YUI and other Java-based programs as well as PHP, ASP, JSP, Photoshop, Excel, Access, WAP Blackberry Apps, iPhone Apps and audio/video encoding/editing. Apply online at www.crain.com

WDIV-TV, Detroit, MI seeks two Web editors for a TV Web site hub operation, who can be located either in Detroit or in Miami, FL; must gather and compile news stories, produce content for the station, has strong multi-tasking skills, works well under deadline pressure and can balance demands from up to six television stations at one time. Apply online with links to work samples, to bpohovey@wplg.com. (8/30)

CBS-owned WWJ-TV, Detroit, MI seeks a Web managing editor who can manage all feature content for the station Web site, has strong digital media acumen, has solid WordPress and CMS knowledge, has comprehensive knowledge of SEO. Is a flawless proofreader, can write news/sports/eature stories as needed and can manage blogger content, the editorial calendar and Best Of/Events/Entertainment/Health sections of the Web site. Apply online at http://detroit.cbslocal.com/wwj-tv-jobs or http://cwdetroit.cbslocal.com/jobs. No calls.

CBS-owned WWJ (AM), Detroit, MI seeks a part-time copy editor and proofreader (Job #8896BR) for news/sports/feature content on the station Web site; must correct any grammatical/typographical/compositional errors and check for search engine optimization; must be proficient in WordPress. Apply online at https://sjobs.brassring.com/1033/ASP/TG/cim_jobdetail.asp?SID=^nxaOdl3JuWsHoZVwVE13LdKj0J2D_slp_rhc_4wQut_slp_rhc_GjReLIcL8boCw0_slp_rhc_MB9TSIiuyyml18&jobId=227615&type=search&JobReqLang=1&recordstart=1&JobSiteId=5129&JobSiteInfo=227615_5129&GQId=0.

WOOD-TV, Grand Rapids, MI seeks a Web write/editor who is a creative thinker, can bring fresh ideas to the site, can help guide the station’s online coverage, has knowledge and creativity to help enhance the Web site, stays abreast of current affairs, has exceptional spelling and grammatical abilities, can meet deadlines, can update various pages, can write sharp and engaging headlines, can update pages and features on the site, can create new products and features, and can be involved in regular and ongoing multimedia packages, such as photo galleries, audio-video features and Web-exclusive content; background in html, Photoshop and content management systems is a must. Work samples/online links and resume to Tim Steele, WOOD-TV, 120 College Av. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 498503 or e-mail careers@woodtv.com. No calls. (8/30)

The Gongwer News Service (Lansing, MI) seeks a legislative and political report with at least two years experience who can cover the MI legislature and legislative elections as well as the governor’s office, MI courts and state agencies; political reporting experience is a plus. E-mail clips /online links and resume to John Lindstrom, publisher at gongwer@gongwer.com; questions can be taken at (517) 482-3500. (8/20)

Openings at WKYC-TV, Cleveland, OH: Content sports producer for its HS sports site who can edit and report stories, serve as a liaison between the station and schools, build a HS sports produce on a local level, enterprise stories and packages, grow the product locally, produce daily content for the Web site and social media platforms, has outstanding writing and news skills, has good people skills and can enterprise story ideas.

Online producer for its Metromix entertainment Web site who can help it grow; will oversee day-to-day planning, scheduling and execution; must conceptualize and assign pieces, edit freelance and staff submissions, manage the freelance writer pool, do budgeting, oversee the site’s events and venues databases, spotlight key events and venues, provide leadership for the site’s associate producers, have strong language and writing skills and is familiar with or can get to know quickly the nightlife and local evens of interest to 18-to-34-year-old Cleveland-area residents; apply to Janet Nguyen, WKYC-TV HR Dept., 1333 Lakeside Av., Cleveland, OH 44114, fax (216) 344-3357 or e-mail jnguyen@wkyc.com. No calls. (9/11)

Openings at WCPO-TV, Cincinnati, OH: Online content producer (Job #3416) who can work with news staff to plan/structure/repot/write news and information content for Web sites and other new media platforms, can optimize the user experience, can enhance news content with outside links/maps/slideshows, can coordinate news editorial and technical staff to assure smooth migration of multimedia content, assist in online coverage of major news events/breaking news/severe weather, build out special sections and site features, shoot/write/edit content to enhance online coverage, assist in the management of user-generated content, convert new media content to broadcast style and have expertise in html, Dreamweaver, ProTools/Logic, Photoshop/Fireworks, CSS and social networking. Apply online at http://scripps.com/careers/jobsearch.html. (9/11)

WBNS-TV, Columbus, OH seeks a digital media news editor (Job #200KD) who can take responsibility for production, for written and visual news content, can maintain Web sites, can continually update Facebook and Twitter, can translate broadcast copy into AP style, can communicate regularly with the assignment desk and other staff about stories, especially in breaking news situations and can plan for upcoming events; must be willing to be on-call nights, weekends and holidays as assigned. Apply online at www.dispatchbroadcast.com/careers

The Columbus (OH) Dispatch seeks a Web producer with at least three years experience who will combine content and technical duties and related products including the mobile edition, hone apps, news feeds, e-mail newsletters and social media sites; must generate story and photo/graphic files and modify stories, cutlines, photos and graphics as needed, work closely with the newsroom staff to generate/edit/process video and audio reports and blogs while generating interactivity with Web users by creating public comment areas, hosting online chats and developing reader-generated content; must have a broad exposure to a traditional news environment including reporting/writing/copy editing/graphics/production and be proficient in the use of the Internet; intermediate-level knowledge of Photoshop and Her Text Markup Language is required, working at a fast pace with minimal supervision and working shifts at any hour. Apply online at http://www.dispatch.com/careers. (9/2)

WTVF, Nashville, TN seeks a Web producer (Job #053111) who can update and edit original wire copy from a variety of sources, aggressive produce breaking new content online, write headlines, pick graphics, produce stories that fit into the station’s daily news coverage and programming needs, work closely with staff to produce stories that are compelling and complete, deliver quality work on deadline, freshen the Web site continually, select art/photos/video that enhance storytelling and display accomplished writing/editing/spelling/grammatical skills. Resume, references and letter stating salary history to Jared Turner, ME, WTVF/NewsChannel5.com, 474 James Robertson Pkwy., Nashville, TN 37219. No calls or e-mails. (9/2)

Fox-owned WHBQ-TV, Memphis, TN seeks a Web producer who can manage all production and quality aspects of the station’s Web sites, conceptualize and produce high profile creative online material, perform duties of online writer/producer, write well in AP (print) style, edit copy, gather and aggregate information, work cohesively with the broadcast side of the newsroom, assure that Web sites are coded to standards consistent with Web style guides set by the national in-house team and have expert knowledge of html, JSP, Flash, Photoshop, Web standards, design and usability. Tape, resume and letter stating salary requirements to the WHBQ-TV HR Dept., 485 S. Highland Av., Memphis, TN 38111 or e-mail Roberta.hudson@foxtv.com. No calls. (9/11)

** Openings at the Lawrence (KS) Journal-World: Digital editor (Job #11-040) who can facilitate the use of social media applications to support and increase user engagement; must look at stories and provide ideas for how to best approach them on digital platforms, respond to and monitor breaking news, build and manage communities on the paper’s Web sites that will include monitoring and moderating comments, monitor social media avenues to include both broadcast of major headlines and news and interaction among fans and followers, train staff on digital tools as needed, monitor and assure the quality and quantity of video content, prioritize and arrange online content to boost traffic and act as a primary contact for staff or users having trouble using or navigating Web sites; must think well on your feet, solve problems, identify and adapt to emerging digital trends, write well, edit copy well and display strong news judgment.

Part-time Web producer (Job #11-053) who can work with reporters/editors/photographers/contributors to create and update multimedia content for company Web sites and social media platforms; must know Adobe Suite, html and CMS and have strong attention to detail and organizational skills; must be able to work afternoons 12-6 and thrive undr deadline pressure. Portfolio link and resume to hrapplications@ljworld.com. (9/11)

— Northwest Arkansas Newspapers (Fayetteville, AR) seeks a Web designer with at least two years experience who knows how to write, is a good communicator no matter what the medium, can work with multiple teams, is knowledgeable in html/CSS/Adobe, while background with PHP/Javascript/Python/MySQL is a plus; must design, maintain and support the chain’s Web sites and supervise the morning Web production team. E-mail resume to jobs@nwaonline.com, with a subject line of “Web Designer.” (8/30)

— Townsquare Media/Texarkana, AR seeks a managing editor who can nurture a strong editorial voice, is an exceptional writer and editor, understands what makes content on the Web sticky and conversation-starting, has a sense for marketing and socialization, has the ability to focus under pressure, can manage multiple tasks at once, pays attention to detail, has a sense of humor, can manage content calendars, can assure that all content captures the tone of the site and specific radio station and has experience working with WordPress, html, Photoshop, video and AP style. Apply online at http://townsquaremedia.com/markets/arkansas/

— The Capitol Broadcasting New Media Group (Raleigh, NC) seeks a part-time (25 hours/week) Web news editor with at least one year experience who can compile/edit/write stories from a variety of sources with an emphasis on delivering breaking news quickly and accurately must integrate compelling and creative text and headlines into stories, along with still images, audio, video and Web links to create an appealing and thoughtful online package in such areas as sports consumer, health, weather and information; must have a strong command of the AP stylebook and html, work accurately and independently under deadlines, have exceptional spelling and grammatical skills and be able to work mornings, weekends and some holidays. Apply online at www.cbc-raleigh.com

** WECT-TV, Wilmington, NC seeks a Web content producer/reporter who is aggressive, is detail-oriented, loves to bnreak news, can post the latest material on all platforms, can work quickly and efficiently, can edit video and scripts for Web use and can perform other associated duties. Tape/DVD, resume and writing samples to Scott Saxton, ND, WECT/WSFX-TV, 322 Shipyard Blvd., Wilmington, NC 28412 or e-mail ssaxton@wect.com. No calls. (9/11)

— The National Wild Turkey Foundation (Edgefield, SC) seeks an online media content specialist with at least two years experience who can plan/organize/create online content for use on the Web/mobile/social media/e-newsletters to spread the foundation’s message, drive Web site traffic and increase it social media presence; will work with other individuals and departments within the foundation to develop additional content for the online uses that would highlight its mission; must also stay apprised of news technology, have basic knowledge of DreamWeaver, html,MS Office, FTP clients, CMS, Google analytics, CANSPAM, FISA compliance and AP Style, write clean and compelling copy and can edit others’ copy to match, can take projects from concept to completion with minimal guidance, can analyze site traffic reports and provide concise summaries for client use, understand the foundation’s mission (conservation) and promote it to the media and the public; must suggest areas for improvement in the site. Must be able to travel to foundation events for up to seven days at a time. Apply online at http://www.nwtf.org/contact_us/jobs.html

— WHNS-TV, Greenville, SC seeks a Web producer (Job #WHNS3281) who will maintain the Web site, post stories and videos, stay up-to-the-moment on breaking news, maintain the overall look and feel of the site, play a role in developing and implementing strategies and tactics to increase page views, further social media engagement, understand news and journalism basics, can write well, can edit copy and video, can get breaking news on the site in timely fashion, can manage content for other multimedia platforms, knows CMS and basic html and can work comfortably and quickly in a deadline-oriented environment; background with iNews/ENPS helpful. improve Apply online at www.meredith.apply2jobs.com

— Patch.com seeks smart and innovative journalists with at least four years community journalism experience, including management background, to join its team as full-time South Carolina regional editors, leading and inspiring a team devoted too creating cutting-edge journalism and collaborating with the extended Patch team to innovate in the arena of community journalism; each regional editor must be able to manage a region of 12 local editors, each of whom runs a site; local editors are tasked with reporting, writing, editing, assigning, shooting photos and video, maintaining an events calendar and a database of local business listings, getting users involved and being a liaison with important community figures; must assure that sites provide a source of trusted news and information, have the drive to make the region’s sites a landmark in the community, work collaboratively with colleagues in a region and across the country to produce impactful breaking news/features/enterprise journalism, identify and develop deep ties/visibility/strategic partnerships in the communities you oversee and work collaboratively with regional publishers and the business team. Also local editors. Apply online at https://sjobs.brassring.com/1033/asp/tg/cim_searchresults.asp?partnerid=25237&siteid=5438&AgentID=9936401&codes=WPAT&Function=runquery

— SC Biz News (Greenville, SC) seeks a digital media coordinator who can assist in the publication of multiple e-mail and Web-based products for its publications in Charleston, Greenville and Columbia; must do copy editing, post articles online, design Web sites daily, coordinate daily budgets among three newsrooms, send several e-mail newsletters each day, manage multiple projects and deadlines, know AP style, have crisp writing ability and be able to work in a team environment. Resume and references to Scott Miller, editor, via e-mail at smiller@scbiznews.com. (8/30)

— WSPA-TV, Spartanburg, SC seeks a Web site content manager (Job #SPA-000293) who will oversee/coordinate/contribute to the collection/generation/prioritization/presentation of al content relevant to a free-standing niche Web site; must be hands-on with all aspects of the site not technical or sales related, have high-level journalistic skills, have basic computer skills, be able to plan and coordinate and be able to self-manage. Apply online at www.mediageneral.com

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Reuters, Energy, Environment and Commodities Reporter (Level 1 Journalist) – Washington DC
Reuters, Entertainment Correspondent – Los Angeles
Reuters, Graphics Editor – New York
Reuters, Investment Banking Reporter – New York
Reuters, Livestock Reporter – Chicago
Reuters, Senior Grains Correspondent, Americas – Chicago
Reuters, Washington Financial Policy Correspondent- Washington DC
Reuters, Wealth Management Reporter – New York
Reuters, West Coast Bureau Chief – Los Angeles or San Francisco, CA
Reuters, West Coast Enterprise Correspondent – San Francisco or Los Angeles
Reuters.com, Editor – New York
Street Fight, Intern – USA
The American Lawyer, Deputy Editor – New York
The Wall Street Journal Online, Corporate Finance Editor – New York
The Wall Street Journal Online, Corporate Finance Reporter – New York
TheStreet.com, Wall Street Deal Reporter – New York
TheStreet.com, Wall Street Deal Reporter – New York
Thomson Reuters, Editor in Charge, U.S. Commodities – New York
Thomson Reuters, Editor in Charge-Wealth Management – New York
Thomson Reuters, Enterprise Desk Editor – New York
Thomson Reuters, Top News Editor, Wealth Management – New York
Undisclosed, Freelance Financial Writers – New York
Wall Street Journal, Reporter – New York
Wall Street Journal, Reporter – New York
Wall Street Journal, Senior Editor- New York


-Social Media Editor

Wick Communications

-State Capitol Managing Editor, Pierre, SD
-Reporter, Sidney, MT
-Sports Reporter, Sidney, MT
-Reporters, New Iberia, LA



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Office Manager
Defense reporter
Director of Administration
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