News Editor

St. Charles, IL

Shaw Media is seeking a news editor to join our weekly products team. 

The Shaw Media Weekly group publishes three regional arrays of news publications, print and online, including titles in Kane, DuPage, West Cook, and Kendall counties. 

About This Opportunity:
Responsibilities include assigning, collecting, and editing content for print and online vehicles.  This position works directly with the reporters and photographers, and works in tandem with other news editors and copy editors to complete projects on time and with professionalism and creativity.  This position also supports other members of the team, as needed, including some news coverage.

The successful candidate will have a degree in journalism or a related area, and experience as a reporter and/or editor. 

Must be team oriented and highly organized, possess excellent communication skills, and have the ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-faceted environment.  Must be flexible and have a strong working knowledge of local government, AP style, and the west suburban market.

About Shaw Media:
Shaw Media publishes over 150 titles in Illinois and Iowa. Its holdings include websites, newspapers, magazines, Pro Football Weekly, a video production unit and a digital marketing services division. Founded in Dixon, Illinois, Shaw Media has been privately owned by the Shaw family since its inception in 1851.

Enjoy the Rewards of Working Among the Best:
In return for your contributions to our success, Shaw Media offers a competitive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and 401(k) with company match.

Apply Today!

Interested candidates are invited to forward a cover letter along with your resume to:  

Apply online:

Or mail it to us at:
Shaw Media - News Editor, Weekly Group
PO Box 250
Crystal Lake, IL 60039

Shaw Media is a Drug Free Employer.  
Pre-employment background check and drug screen required.
This posting may not include all duties of the position

Equal Opportunity Employer



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