Local News Editor

The Post and Courier, Charleston, South Carolina

Date Posted November 08, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://postandcourier.com

Description:

The Post and Courier, winner of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service and a Pulitzer finalist four times since 2013, is looking for a passionate local news editor.

We deeply value our relationship with our readers, and we believe in the old-school idea that investing in our journalism will lead to more readers and more revenue. You can read about the work we’ve been doing to build our audience and audience revenue here: https://www.poynter.org/reporting-editing/2019/how-the-post-and-courier-grew-digital-subscriptions-by-250/

As a local news editor at The Post and Courier, you will have everything you need to do the job right. Our newspaper is one of the few independent, family-owned papers left in the United States. Our local owners have deep roots in the community and care deeply about this newspaper and its reputation. And they’ve invested accordingly.

But before you apply, here’s what we need from you:

If you think you fit the bill, send a resume and a cover letter to Managing Editor Autumn Phillips at aphillips@postandcourier.com. The Post and Courier is a drug-free and equal opportunity employer.

More about The Post and Courier here: https://vimeo.com/311322268

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