City Editor

City: Paris, Texas
Newspaper: The Paris News
Job Description: If you want to be on the cutting edge of the daily challenge that is home-town in-your-face journalism, we have an opportunity for you.
The publication is The Paris News. The opening is for city editor. The community is Paris, Texas and its environs.
The successful candidate is a key member of the news team. Aspirants must be smart, savvy, community oriented and have a passion for local news. A background in newsroom skills, writing, editing and strong story planning with a desire to move into a leadership position to guide the staff in print and digital competency is essential to bring the news to this diverse and dynamic community six days a week.
Paris is home of several major industries including Campbell Soup, Kimberly-Clark, J. Skinner Baking and Turner Industries, among others. The Paris News covers the news and events of Lamar County and surrounding counties including Choctaw County in Oklahoma.
Knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop and fantastic social media skills are preferred.
Contact: If you’re ready to step in and lead a dynamic news crew, send your resume and clips to connie.beard@theparisnews.com