Deputy Editor

Virginia Business, Richmond, Virginia

Date Posted August 01, 2019
Industry Magazines / Publishing
Specialty Business/Technology
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary $40,000 to $45,000
Website http://www.virginiabusiness.com/

Description:

Virginia Business, the only publication dedicated to covering economic activity in every region of the state, is seeking a deputy editor. This deputy editor will assist with editing, producing content and assigning stories for the magazine’s supplemental publications and special projects. The individual also writes, edits, gathers and fact-checks content for Virginia Business’ print magazine, website and newsletters, as well as performing other duties as assigned. Candidates must possess strong project management skills and be able to thrive in a busy newsroom environment.

Candidates should have at least five years of full-time journalism experience with a proven track record of generating story ideas and writing hard news, business articles and feature stories. Experience with business reporting and editing is preferred, as is familiarity with Virginia.

Established in 1986, Virginia Business has won dozens of state and national journalism awards. Virginia Business is located in downtown Richmond’s Shockoe Slip Historic District at 1207 E. Main St., #100. 

Responsibilities include:

Skills/qualities:

Please email cover letter, résumé and samples of recent published articles to Virginia Business Editor Richard Foster at rfoster@virginiabusiness.com

 

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