Adams Publishing Group

The Editor is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the newsroom, from making the story, photo and video assignments, to laying out pages, posting content online, posting on social media to drive traffic to newspaper’s online edition.

The Editor makes sure the newspaper meets its production schedule to ensure that press times are met. This position makes sure news editors keep up on assignments, assignment calendar and assists with making sure breaking news is covered in a thorough way. The successful candidate edits copy, and/or imports or exports copy to and from the weekly publications. This position writes editorials, edits copy and photo captions, proofs pages, encourages staff to produce videos to post online, keeps an assignment calendar and is the manager of the newspaper’s editorial staff.

The Editor fields and mediates calls from the public, meeting with politicians and various community members and handling personnel issues. This position helps to write editorials, with one or two contributions each week.
3 March 2021