The Lowell Sun, a subsidiary of MediaNews Group, is seeking a Regional Editing Assitant to join the team! MediaNews Group offers news reporting and third party advertising and marketing opportunities through its multi-platform products which include: web, mobile, tablet, and print. We are one of the largest media groups in the U.S., serving high-value audiences and connecting advertisers to them. MNG publishes award-winning content (49 Pulitzers) that amasses and engages a nationwide audience via 800 multi-media platforms including web, mobile, social, and print. We are transforming the news industry.
- Edit stories for grammar, spelling, punctuation and accuracy.
- Write headlines that match the tone of each publication.
- Prepare stories for publication both online and in print
- Work with assigned art on each story, preparing photo credits and cutlines.
Minimum of three years working as a copy editor for a daily newspaper. Solid regional knowledge strongly preferred. Solid knowledge of sports extremely helpful.