Copy Editor

Copy Editor

The Observer & Eccentric newspapers, part of the USA TODAY NETWORK, seeks a full-time copy editor to handle local copy in both online and print environments.

This editor will improve writing, edit for balance and fairness, fix grammatical errors and ensure all 13 weekly publications meet their print deadlines. The ability to work in a collaborative environment with staffers both on-site and in remote locations is imperative, as is the ability to solve problems independently.


Preferred candidates will embrace the digital focus of our media company while also respecting the role of the printed newspaper. A four-year college degree and the ability to meet deadlines for myriad platforms is required.

Candidates should apply online and submit cover letter, resume and portfolio materials.

We offer competitive pay and benefits including: Comprehensive Health, Dental and Vision coverage, Life Insurance, 401(K) Saving Plan, paid vacation, paid company holidays, paid time off to volunteer in the community, an employee discount program and more!


The USA TODAY NETWORK is the largest local to national media network in the country. Powered by integrated and award-winning news organizations with deep roots in over 100 local communities, plus USA TODAY, the multiplatform news network informs and engages more than 100 million people every month through its diverse portfolio of digital, mobile, and publishing products. To connect with us, visit

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.

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