Full Time Job

Copy Editor

Nexstar

Chicago, IL 03-26-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

NewsNation is seeking an individual with outstanding copy-editing skills to join the NewsNation team.

DUTIES:

An ideal candidate excels at writing in the active voice and identifying the national lead of a story.

The right person for this role has a good handle on current events, especially at the national news level. This individual must have an eye for typos and missing words, be able to multi-task and work quickly through stories. Attention to details a must.

This role responsibilities include fact-checking, confirmation that the most up-to-date information is included in the story, grammar review and review of full screens and lower-thirds. This individual will work closely with the Executive Producer and the line producers.

REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum three years of experience line producing in a major market

Candidate must be willing to work varied hours/days including weekends.

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Nexstar

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.