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Company: VICE Media Inc.
Position:
Senior Editor, VICE News
Location:
New York
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
November 18, 2013
Job ID: 1535591

Description:

VICE started in 1994 as a newsprint monthly in Montreal and is now a global youth media company that includes print, events, music, online, television, and feature film divisions that operates in over 30 countries. VICE is the industry leader in original video for the web. With dozens of original series franchises across all content categories, VICE publishes about 60 minutes of new video content every day. For further information and additional background, please visit www.vice.com.

 

OVERVIEW

Vice News is looking for a Senior News Editor to oversee the content creation process of Vice News, a stand-alone news site from Vice Media, Inc.

 

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

·      Managing junior editors and beat editors

·      Expediting content development

·      Ensuring the content's quality

·      Generating story ideas

·      Coordinating content ideas with the EIC and Managing Editor. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

·      2+ years experience as an editor at a major daily newspaper or high-volume Web site covering international news.

·      Knowledge of the current global media environment and the VICE brand is a must

·      A successful track record in reporting, writing and editing.

·      Ability to multi-task

·      Language skills are a plus

·      Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·      Experience with Macintosh computer programs

 

COMPENSATION

VICE offers a comprehensive benefits and compensation package that is commensurate with experience and abilities. 

 

HOW TO APPLY

Send a detailed PDF version of your cover letter and resume with salary requirements by email to vicecareers@vice.com. Reference “Senior Editor, News” in the subject line. Only resume in PDF format will be considered. 

 

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