Responsible for all copy editing for print and online publications in addition to government and feature reporting.
- Manage social media accounts
Report on municipal government
Write feature articles on local residents, businesses and topics
Daily copy editing of editorial submissions
Effectively learn and use all job technology and systems
Learn and follow department policies and procedures
Perform other duties as assigned.
Requirements, minimum education level, and experience:
- A bachelor’s degree
Experience in AP style writing
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Knowledge of AP style
Excellent social medial knowledge and use
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Setting an example in work ethic, professional conduct, positive attitude and standards and behavior with Moultrie News readers and other employees
Adhering to all company policies, procedures and practices
Ability to adapt to react to breaking news and to handle other essential tasks, as required
As an Island Publications employee, you are required to satisfactorily fulfill your essential responsibilities, and to volunteer for secondary responsibilities as time and workflow permit.
Focus on meeting deadlines, and occasionally may require adjusting regular hours to cover breaking news or weekend and evening events.