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Job Summary
The Gainesville Sun
Company Website:
Florida - Gainesville
Job Type:
Full time
Up to $70,000
Ad Posted On:
Friday, November 02, 2012
Ad Expires:
Friday, December 07, 2012
Editorial Page Editor

About the Job

The Gainesville Sun, located in Gainesville, Florida, is seeking an editorial page editor, who will be responsible for preparing opinion pages that emphasize informed commentary on local and state issues, but also will address vital national and international topics. S/he will be expected to carry a full editorial-writing workload, with the opportunity to write signed columns. Duties also include page production and copy editing, collaboration with The Sun’s online operation, guidance of guest columnists, and participation in regular meetings with community opinion leaders.

Desired Skills & Experience
Substantial opinion page experience is strongly preferred. Knowledge of public-policy issues in Florida and locally would be a plus.

Community & Company Description
Gainesville is located in north-central Florida and is home to the University of Florida and UF’s Gators. As a university community, Gainesville is a friendly, progressive community that has been named one of the Best Places to live in the US. The Gainesville Sun is owned by Halifax Media Group, one of the largest and fastest growing newspaper groups in the nation. We are an equal opportunity employer.

How to Apply
To apply, send resume, opinion-writing clips, and statement of interest to humanresources@gvillesun.com.

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