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The Republican Company

Content Curator/Page Producer

Post Date:May 16, 2018Type:Part time
Start Date:6/11/2018Salary:
Location: United States - Massachusetts - Springfield Job Reference:
Job Description:

The Springfield Republican is looking for part-time content curators and page producers. For varied schedules of two to four days a week, as content curator and page producer, the position will bring a fresh approach as The Republican shapes its pages to present news, sports and feature content that keeps our print readers engaged in this digital age. The ideal curator will be fast, flexible and confident in judgment as stories, packages and pages are developed from a variety of sources. The successful applicant will have a background in digital and print journalism or communications combined with no less than two years relevant professional news editing experience in addition to being comfortable packaging content and designing and producing pages for print presentation.

Proven ability to edit clean copy using AP Style;

Solid understanding of news and sports writing, journalistic standards and story structure;

Excellent organizational and critical thinking skills;

Ability to work under deadline pressure and prioritize tasks appropriately;

Ability to aggregate from credible sources;

Experience with a digital content management system, such as Movable Type;
Experience and proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite (Adobe InDesign and Photoshop);
Results driven, with experience in a deadline-oriented environment;
B.A. degree or equivalent experience;

Proficiency in Spanish;
Familiarity with Media Ware a plus;

Hours will be flexible and involve some weekends.

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Contact Information
The Republican Company
Julie Fregeau
1860 Main St.
Springfield, MA 01103
United States
Ph: 413-788-1149

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