Managing Editor

Austin Daily Herald, Austin, Minnesota

Date PostedFebruary 15, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time
Salary$40,000 to $45,000

The Austin Daily Herald,  is seeking an energetic, forward-thinking editor to lead the Herald's award winning editorial department.

The Austin Daily Herald, publishes Monday-Saturday.  This also includes special publications, a strong digital presence and interactive social media.

We are seeking a person with knowledge of  Adobe InDesign, pagination, deadlines, and the ability to develop an open dialog with readers and community leaders. The job involves editing stories, writing headlines, coaching reporters, page design, writing editorials and occasional reporting.

Additional skills include:

  • A solid understanding of the fundamentals of local news

  • Search for new ways to tell stories and present the news.

  • Understand and manage news budgets.

  • Flexible schedule

  • Organizational skills.

We also offer a full benefit package, 401K, vacation and sick time.  Midwest candidates preferred. Starting pay 40,000 EOE

Please email resume to Publisher, Jana Gray at:


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