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Part-time copy editor -- The State (Columbia, SC)

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by boundforboston, Oct 1, 2012.

  1. boundforboston

    boundforboston Well-Known Member


    Edits copy and writes headlines, working with wire- and staff-generated content, mostly for sports. Must be equally as capable at design and print production, as well as online operations. Work schedule varies, mostly afternoons and evenings, and includes weekends and holidays; 75 hours bi-weekly.

    Candidates must have minimum one year of copy editing and design experience at a daily newspaper; knowledge of grammar and AP style; and familiarity with sports terms, issues and personalities. Requires thorough understanding of reporting, news-writing and editing standards. Must be skilled in Photoshop and inDesign. Bachelor’s degree in journalism preferred.
  2. Cubbiebum

    Cubbiebum Member

    Wouldn't 75 hours biweekly mean it has to be legally full time? Thought the law was if you average 32 hours a week it is full time.
  3. DooleyNoted

    DooleyNoted New Member

    Maybe Steve Spurrier should apply.
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