Managing Editor - Technology Daily

Location
Washington
Posted
Jun 15, 2007
Closes
Jul 15, 2007
Contact
Lyndsay Polloway
Category
Digital Media
Duration
Full Time
Managing Editor ' National Journal Group's Technology Daily



National Journal's Technology Daily ' a must read for the high-tech sector ' is seeking a managing editor to fill the No. 2 slot in the newsroom. The ideal candidate is an excellent copy editor with a thorough knowledge of AP style, as well as the legislative process and technology policy issues.



The job involves managing the copy flow for the daily PM Edition, including editing six or more stories per day and proofreading each day's issue. The managing editor also will work with the editor and assistant editor to create and update the daily news budget. Other tasks include: editing mid-day features; ensuring that background papers on major issues and other standing sections of the Technology Daily Web site are updated as necessary; brainstorming with reporters for enterprise coverage; and recruiting and managing freelancers. Typical work hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The ideal candidate possesses a keen interest in finding ways to utilize the latest digital media. Technology Daily is seeking an innovative managing editor with ideas for expansion in that realm, while incorporating new media applications as they emerge. At least three years of management experience highly preferred.



E-mail cover letter, resume with salary requirements and work samples to Technology Daily Editor Danny Glover at dglover@nationaljournal.com. No telephone calls, please. Please visit our website at www.nationaljournal.com. National Journal Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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