Copy Editor/Page Designer - New Mexico Press Association
New Mexico Press Association

Member registration

Forget password?

Date posted: 2/13/18

Copy Editor/Page Designer

Santa Fe, New Mexico

Click here for website

New Mexican needs copy editor/page designer

Seeking copy editor/page designer

The Santa Fe New Mexican, in New Mexico's beautiful and vibrant capital city, is seeking a versatile journalist for its copy and design desk. The ideal candidate is a talented self-starter who can create clean, eye-catching pages for a demanding readership. This is a dream job for a well-rounded journalist — this person will get to do a little of everything, from A1 to slot and the occasional sports or features page — looking to grow their skills in a stable, supportive environment.

Job requirements:

• Attention to detail

• Solid news judgment

• Comfortable with deadline pressure

• Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite

• Sound headline-writing skills, and the ability and desire to craft boxes and other elements to help tell the story

• Strong knowledge of grammar, spelling and AP style

• Familiarity with web publishing and SEO

• Bonus: Ability to create illustrations and infographics

• At least one year of newsroom experience preferred

About The New Mexican and Santa Fe:

The New Mexican is a locally owned, award-winning newspaper in Santa Fe, a city of 85,000 with world-class museums and arts offerings in an unmatched setting — an outdoors destination with hiking, mountain biking and skiing minutes from our downtown office.

The job is full time, night and weekends required, with benefits, including paid vacation, health insurance, 401(k) and a competitive salary.

To apply, send your cover letter, résumé and a link to your portfolio or design samples to Deputy Managing Editor Brian Barker at

To Apply:
To apply, send your cover letter, résumé and a link to your portfolio or design samples to Deputy Managing Editor Brian Barker at
Brian Barker
Managing Editor
Santa Fe

<< Back to job list


New Mexico Press Association

PO Box 95198 • Albuquerque, NM 87199
Phone: (505) 275-1241 • Fax: (505) 275-1449

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Rory McClannahan • (505) 275-1377 •
OFFICE MANAGER: Holly Aguilar • (505) 275-1241 •


Members: Share your views!

Our new web site allows you to share your views about the industry with your peers at the NMPA. What did you think of the sessions at the convention? What was your best take away from the sessions? What do you think about other industry topics? What is your paper doing that you want to share with others?MORE...


Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Sign up for ShopTalk
For Email Marketing you can trust