|Location:||MI - Detroit|
|Job Category:||News Room / Editorial|
|Division:||Bridge Tower Media|
Michigan Lawyers Weekly, an independent newspaper dedicated to covering the state’s court system and legal profession both in print and online platforms, is seeking a full-time digital editor. This position has the ability to work from home.
The paper’s focus is reporting appellate and trial-court decisions, significant verdicts and settlements, and news and trends affecting the profession.
The digital editor will be responsible for generating online content for the company websites and for coordinating and writing blog and social media material. This position will also write articles and special features for Michigan Lawyers Weekly.
The position requires someone who can work independently to develop and execute balanced and informative stories for a readership of lawyers and judges. The digital editor will have significant story-writing responsibilities on a week-to-week basis.
The digital editor will be responsible for assisting with day-to-day operations in the editorial department.
Successful candidates will have:
2-4 years of news editorial experience
Superior writing, editing and proofreading skills
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Ability to prioritize workload
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
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