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Job Opportunity: Web Editor:BusinessDen.com

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Date Published: June 13, 2018
Business Sector: Digital Media
Job Status: Full-time
income: Not Specified
Website: http://businessden.com

Description:

BusinessDen.com/RichmondBizSense.com Web Editor
BusinessDen.com, a 3-year-old local, everyday online business news publication, has an opening for a talented and creative web editor to join our thriving newsrooms in Denver and Richmond, Va.
The web editor edits eight to 10 stories each day filed by reporters in our two newsrooms for accuracy, grammar, AP style and flow and then packages them with photos/art in our content management system; thinking about how to present each story as sharply as possible.
Required expertise & practice: 
   » A competitive drive (we thrive on outworking the local newspapers)
   » A love of writing snappy headlines
   » capability to multitask and manage in a fast-paced newsroom
   » Curiosity about local business and entrepreneurship
   » Curiosity to think like a reader and what makes them click
   » At least 2 years of fulltime copy editing work (collegiate practice may be considered for exceptional candidates)
   » practice with Photoshop
   » A love of creating interactive graphics, using Google Maps and other programs.
   » Familiarity with shooting, editing, posting video and slideshows, and graphic design (Or an appetite to lgain on your own)
Job responsibilities:
The Web Editor makes sure the stories are as tightly written and as rich with art as possible on a everyday deadline. The Web Editor is the keeper of the finished product and should take great pride in presentation of the site each day.
The Web Editor also crafts our everyday HTML email blast (34,000 subscribers and counting across our two sites) as the final task of the day. That requires a mind for catchy, attention grabbing headlines and teaser text to draw readers in.
Because we’re web-only, this position offers the flexibility to be located either in Denver or Richmond.
Hours for this position also offer flexibility, but will generally be 2 p.m. and until 10 p.m., Mon.-Thurs., with early clock-out on Fridays and a couple hours of work on Sundays to get the site ready for Monday. 
Work environment:
We’re energized about our growing, profitable company that’s trying to rebuild the news business for the 21st Century and we enjoy covering two thriving business communities in Richmond and Denver. 
Compensation: 
located on practice
To apply , send resume, cover letter and 5 clips that include the raw copy and the edited copy to E-Mail: aaron@businessden.com. 

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Salary: Unspecified
Degree: Unspecified
Experience (year): Unspecified
Job Location: Denver, Colorado
Company Type Employer
Post Date: 06/13/2018 / Viewed 24 times
Contact Information
Company: BusinessDen.com
Contact Email: aaron@businessden.com


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