The Buffalo News is looking for a full-time sports copy editor/page designer to help our team cover Western New York’s teams. You’ll be part of a talented group of editors, reporters, columnists, photographers and web producers that mixes veteran depth with youthful energy. We’re covering the Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabres, four Division I colleges and five counties’ worth of high schools in some of the most refreshing ways in the business. You’ll work with the nation’s only African-American female sports newspaper editor; an SND award-winning design director; and the presidents of the Pro Football Writers Association and the Association for Women in Sports Media. We’re a major metro newspaper that is looking for someone enthusiastic about helping us with an exciting reinvention for the digital future. This position offers a competitive salary, employer-paid health insurance and participation in a pension plan managed by Warren Buffett (our owner). Applicants need to have a thorough knowledge of AP style and sports; experience writing sharp headlines and catching mistakes in deadline situations; a good eye for design; and proficiency in InDesign. A bachelor’s degree and at least three years of desk/design experience is required. This position calls for working nights and weekends. To apply, send resume, references and layout clips to Brian Connolly, Managing Editor, The Buffalo News, PO Box 100, Buffalo, N.Y. 14240 or email bconnolly@buffnews.com.