Managing Digital Editor

Local Voice, Williamsburg, Virginia

Date PostedDecember 12, 2017
IndustryDigital Media
Job StatusFull-time

Local Voice seeks a driven, innovative Managing Digital Editor to lead our newsroom in Williamsburg, Virginia.

Our editors are talented journalists who inspire their newsrooms, engage their audience and connect with their community. They’re experienced in growing a digital readership, producing multimedia content and guiding enterprise stories.


  • Oversee daily news operations on all content channels

  • Assign and edit stories, demonstrating a strong commitment to local news and multimedia reporting

  • Motivate and educate news reporting team

  • Strategize and manage social media efforts

  • Produce daily email newsletters for subscriber base

  • Incorporate insights gleaned from web and social media analytics  

  • Adhere to and enforce SEO best practices

Qualities & qualifications

  • Exceptional writing and editing skills

  • Excellent news judgment

  • Engaged in the constant evolution of digital engagement

  • Irreproachable journalistic ethics

  • Passion for local news

How to apply

Send an email message to with a brief note of introduction, up-to-date resume and recent samples of stories/video/photos you have produced or edited. The subject should say “Managing Digital Editor.”

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