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Assistant Content Editor
Title:Assistant Content Editor
Location:GA - Savannah
Job Category:News Room / Editorial
Division:GateHouse Media


A Content Editor ensures that news, business, features and sports stories are accurate, fair and grammatically correct when they are sent to the web and Design Desk. He or she assists in planning the daily and weekend newspapers. The editor has strong news judgment, is familiar with the news market and has a command of local, national and international news events.

Key Responsibilities

  • Edit news coverage and long-form stories quickly
  • Write accurate, powerful, enticing headlines
  • Stay up to date on trending stories in the U.S. and abroad
  • Collaborate with other teams to produce best daily report
  • Operate in all newsroom content management systems
  • Proofread when needed
  • Write short stories as needed
  • Enforce The Palm Beach Post style guide and provide feedback
  • Add media (videos, photos, Tweets, Vines, GIFs) to posts to enhance stories


Required Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; or equivalent work experience in news business.
  • Experience on a copy desk
  • 10-15 years experience in a competitive news market
  • Proficient computer skills

Desired Characteristics

  • Well-organized, analytical, creative with meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • A strong ability to perform independently and proactively while working in a team environment
  • High energy, team mentality is a must
  • Must be goal oriented


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The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by employees assigned to this job. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. GateHouse Media Management reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary.


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