The Tuscaloosa News is seeking a full-time sports designer/copy editor to join the universal desk of its 30,000-circulation newspaper. Primary responsibilities will be producing sports pages using InCopy and InDesign software and helping maintain websites, as well as producing news pages as needed. The ideal candidate would have two or more years of experience at a daily newspaper, as well as a bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field.
The Tuscaloosa News produces a consistent Top 10 Associated Press Sports Editors section in one of the best college sports markets in the nation with a highly motivated sports staff that has high standards and expectations. Work schedule will include night shifts, weekends and some holidays. The Tuscaloosa News is part of Halifax Media Group. We foster a diverse, collaborative work environment and offer competitive pay and benefits.
Send cover letter, resume, five to 10 of your best design examples and three to five headlines to Tommy Deas, Executive Sports Editor, The Tuscaloosa News, P.O. Box 20587, Tuscaloosa, AL 35402-0587 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
No phone calls, please. Drug-free workplace – EOE.