Location:MA - Worcester
Job Category:News Room / Editorial
Division:GateHouse Media
The editor coordinates all news and feature coverage within the communities for the Millbury-Sutton Chronicle weekly print edition and daily website, millburysutton.com. He or she interacts with residents, the business community and members of municipal government in Millbury and Sutton to a) maintain and grow a working relationship, b) encourage submissions c) maintain a presence in the community on behalf of the publication and website. He or she brainstorms, plans, assigns and executes all bylined content. Manages correspondents, assigning and editing content and managing a freelance budget. Writes bylined articles. Evaluates and processes reader-submitted content. Takes photos and video to accompany articles. The editor plans and executes editorial production of the print edition, working with the Center for News and Design and meeting all deadlines. He or she is responsible for all aspects of managing the website, including posting content, monitoring commenting, producing and posting multimedia such as video, audio, maps. Manages social media, including Facebook and Twitter.

SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE Excellent computer skills. Command of the English language and AP Style. Ability to manage workflow. Outstanding ability to react quickly to changing situations. Knowledge of ethical and appropriate coverage. Knowledge of governmental processes. Familiarity with page design. A native social media user. Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
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