Beat Editors

Description

Available “Beats”:

Arts and Culture, News, Photography, Sports, Student Life

 

Plan, coordinate and assign articles, assist writers, enforce deadlines in support of the assigned beat                                                           

Responsibilities

Participate as an integral member of the senior leadership team of the newspaper, upholding the quality and integrity of The Daily Beacon

 

Follow newsroom policies and standards; ethical behavior and professional manner required

 

Participate in news planning and general meetings with senior editorial staff; teach newsroom expectations to new writers

 

Possess and maintain a high level of writing ability, managerial skills, and familiarity with the campus community and developing events/issues

 

Report for beat, edit all beat articles, re-check facts and style

 

 

Hours: 15-20 hours per week

General Requirements

Have previous news writing (or photography) experience with The Daily Beacon

 

Maintain a daily office schedule

 

Efficiency in completing tasks in networked computing Environment

 

Maintain regular and timely communication with your writers; attend weekly meeting with senior editors

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