Editor Application 2010-2011 o o Job Descriptions: • Assistant Editor (time commitment = 2-3 hours per week): Aids the Editor with overall paper management (running meetings, responding to emails, etc.) Assists the Editor in creating a vision for the paper and starting efforts to achieve that vision o Oversees News and Photo Editors o Must be forward-thinking, organized, hard-working, involved in campus life, a lover of journalism Operations Manager (time commitment = ~2 hours per week): Organizes the paper’s email account to forward emails to copyeditors, business manager, design staff, etc. Must be highly organized, detail-oriented, online many times a day, a good communicator Business Manager (time commitment = 1-4 hours per week): Organizes ad inquiries, placements, and payments Send invoices and proofs to advertisers Organizes the Herald’s finances Must be organized, good at follow-through, a proficient communicator Photo Editor (time commitment = 1 hour per week): o Find images for articles as needed (via Marketing, the internet, etc.) o Attends events to photograph as needed (camera will be provided) News Editor (time commitment = 1 hour per week): o Brainstorms news and feature stories to bring to staff meetings as possible article topics o Contacts office and department heads on campus monthly to find leads o o o o o o Name: CLASS: Fresh Soph Jr Sr Position(s) applying for: Please list any English, publishing, or writing activities and/or awards you have participated in or received (especially any newspaper, magazine, or editorial experience/achievements): What qualifies you for the position(s) you are applying for (skills, traits, experiences, etc.)? What is your favorite news source? Please attach a resume if you have one readily available (this is not required). This application can be emailed to herald&email.meredith.edu, returned to the SLS office and put in the Meredith mailbox, or brought to the first Herald meeting on Tues, August 24^^ at 5:30 in Joyner 126. Applications are due by September Freshwomen are encouraged to apply for editorial positions. No application is needed to be a writer, photographer, layout designer, ad saleswoman, or miscellaneous staff member. All Meredith students are invited to join the 2010-2011 Herald stajfin creating this year's newspaper!

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