Lead Editor for N.C. Triad newspapers for GateHouse Media

Burlington, Asheboro, Lexington, North Carolina

Date Posted July 23, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable

Description:

This person will lead the Burlington, Asheboro and Lexington newsrooms to drive audience growth at the site level in three growing communities in North Carolina. The right candidate has strong communication skills to ensure team members’ success in reaching and exceeding digital goals. He or she is an agile thinker who is passionate about high-impact, high-interest, high-engagement journalism in an evolving news landscape. If selected, you will work closely with the lead editors for the individual newsrooms and the Southeast Regional Editor, as well as in a collaborative role with other editors in the Carolinas and beyond as we continue to build a team of teams across GateHouse. 

Send a resume and cover letter to Pam.Sander@GateHouseMedia.com. Please include TRIAD EDITOR POSITION in the subject field of your email.

The position includes travel among the three properties, so the editor could live anywhere in the Burlington, Asheboro or Lexington area. 

GateHouse Media is one of the largest publishers of locally based media in the United States. We publish 156 daily newspapers and 464 community publications and operate in more than 615 local markets, reaching more than 22 million people each week. You’ll find our publications in 39 states. 

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.