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Company: Palo Alto Weekly
Seeking web editor
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
February 22, 2013
Job ID: 1463616


Palo Alto Weekly/Palo Alto Online Web Editor

The Palo Alto Weekly/ is looking for an online news and social-media editor to join our award-winning team of journalists.

Candidates must have a vision and excitement for where digital news is headed as well as an unflinching commitment to the traditions of our trade: solid news judgment, integrity and hard work. Social-media savvy,  superb news-writing skills, experience in TV or video production, and a fearless attitude are desired.

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who thrives on breaking news and in a collaborative environment. Must be available on some evenings and weekends, as news coverage requires. It is strongly preferred that candidates live in or have knowledge of the Palo Alto area.

Palo Alto Online, the Weekly's community website, features up-to-the-minute news and analysis, videos and photos, sports and arts reporting, a popular discussion forum, bloggers and more. It attracts more than 120,000 unique visitors a month and complements our daily e-edition, Express, which is emailed to residents and workers throughout the Peninsula.

Join us as we boldly explore the digital frontier!

Salary dependent upon experience.

Send cover letter, resumé with references and web links to your writing and multimedia portfolio to Editor Jocelyn Dong, Palo Alto Weekly, 450 Cambridge Ave., Palo Alto, CA, 94306, or email with the subject line "Web editor." No phone calls, please.

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