MY FRIEND BUZZ TREXLER is managing editor at The Daily Times in Maryville, TN. He recently contacted me to ask if I know of any candidates for a desk position. Buzz is a joy to work with and I’m happy to help him find the right candidate.
His note follows.
We have an opening if you know of any good candidates:
COPY EDITOR/PAGE DESIGNER
The (Maryville, TN) Daily Times, an award-winning seven-day morning newspaper just outside of Knoxville, is in search of a copy editor/page designer to become part of our Newsroom production team. The preferred candidate will have keen news judgment, excellent grammar and writing skills, as well excellent knowledge of software and processes related to newspaper design, including but not limited to Adobe InDesign, InCopy and Photoshop, as well as basic knowledge of web-related technologies, digital video and audio. The preferred candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in communications or an equivalent degree. He or she will be deadline conscious, objective and able to accept constructive criticism. Send non-returnable PDFs of a cover letter, resume and samples of your work to firstname.lastname@example.org.