Copy Editor

City:  Tulsa
Newspaper:  Tulsa World
Job Description:  The Tulsa World has served Northeastern Oklahoma since 1905; currently there is an opening for a Copy Editor in the Sports Slot position.  Duties will include building, designing, editing, proofing, writing headlines, and choosing appropriate illustrations.  This position also includes posting the latest sports news and photos to tulsaworld.com.  Required experience of at least three years of daily newspaper experience or equivalent is necessary.  Education required is a  Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university. Sports knowledge is a plus.  This position shift is for nights and weekends with general hours of 4:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
A successful applicant will be well-versed in AP style, basic grammar and editing skills.  Computer skills include: Adobe Creative Suites, InCopy, InDesign, and have experience with a pagination system.  The Tulsa World is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Pre-Employment Drug Screening is required. We utilize E-Verify. Tulsa World is part of BH Media Group, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Company. We offer a competitive salary with benefits to include a 401(k) plan,  medical, dental, and vision plans and more.
Contact:   To apply, please send cover letter, resume and editing, page-design and headline-writing samples to hr@tulsaworld.com.