|December 02, 2005 - February 17, 2011|
|Salary Range:||$16.22 - $24.28/hr|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Description:||The Tennessean is seeking people to edit and produce local copy and digital content for multiple platforms, write headlines for print and the web, and proof work.|
|Duties:||Read copy (stories, graphics, cutlines, postings, etc.) for accuracy, style, fairness, spelling, grammar and context. Edit and produce copy that meets standards on basic skills, including accuracy, fairness, credibility, ethics, math literacy, legal knowledge, clean copy and mainstreaming. Determine appropriate breakouts and refers. Proof pages as appropriate.|
Write accurate, engaging, easy-to-understand headlines with good key words and strong verbs. Rewrite headlines for the web, taking into account SEO and key word elements. Write web summaries.
Ensure that photos, graphics, videos properly illustrate stories. Post stories, photo galleries, audio slideshows, videos, pdfs and other content. Create photo galleries, polls, or other digital content. Embed links to appropriate content.
Respond to readers, site visitors.
|Qualifications:||College degree preferred, 2 years previous journalism experience, including editing and headline writing, preferred.|
Copy editing, headline writing, computer and web skills, research and fact-checking skills, and communication skills are required.
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