Date posted: 8/30/17
KPC Media Group Inc. – Editor
KPC Media Group Inc. is seeking an editor to oversee the production of a newspaper in northeast Indiana in print and online.
The role is one that requires an organized multitasker who is sociable, deadline driven and has a general interest in data-driven news, community-based journalism and local industries and topics. The editor will be expected to get involved in the community outside the office and represent the publication and company at various events and engagements.
The editor will serve as a mentor and resource to a team of reporters; and actively engage with the creative department to produce eye-catching material. The editor will be a working editor, writing stories weekly as well as editing reporters’ material and coordinating coverage. The editor will be responsible for overseeing the publication’s website in terms of news content, ensure and maintain an active social media presence and coordinate the production of a daily newsletter.
The editor will work closely with other KPC Media Group Inc. editors to support, promote and build news coverage across the company.
The ideal candidate has a bachelor’s degree in Journalism or equivalent experience, at least seven years of industry experience and at least two years of management experience. The candidate should have a solid understanding of AP style, Excel and social media. Skills in photography, videography, InDesign and Photoshop are a plus.
To apply, please submit your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org and list “Editor” in the subject line.
KPC Media is a family-owned company offering competitive pay and benefits.
EOE/Drug free workplace