Hearst Connecticut

Managing Editor

·         Conceptualize and assign stories, guide staffers through the reporting process and edit their work to a high polish, with excellent command of grammar, usage and AP style

·         Move easily between print and digital platforms, making sure that full advantage is taken of digital tools and techniques including video, photo galleries, social media and search engine optimization

·         Ensure that all stories make full use of appropriate graphics and photography, and assist designers in producing pages that not only serve the content but are visually pleasing

·         Understand digital metrics and use them in informing coverage

·         Assume primary responsibility for compiling and maintaining news budgets for publications, assigning stories to pages and working with designers to create a complete and attractive package
24 November 2020