Section designer (Sports, A1, Metro, Business, Features)
Arrange layout of cover and section based upon aesthetic design concepts, news value. Determine size, arrangement, crop of visual material and copy. Produce and present mock-ups of live covers for daily editors’ meetings. Write copy, select art for promos, other display type. Use Photoshop as needed to generate centerpiece art for covers. Adapt layouts to breaking news. Determine placement of stories, art for entire section. Troubleshooting in pagination system, graphics in Illustrator on deadline. Edit copy and display type.