Editor

The Daily News / Lee Enterprises, Longview, Washington

Date Posted May 22, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website https://www.tdn.com

Description:

The Daily News in Longview, WA seeks a proven leader to direct and oversee our newsroom with a passion for local news and a desire to grow audience engagement through all digital channels. As Editor you will utilize your knowledge, experience and ability to implement innovative ideas that will lead directly to audience growth. The Editor will play a vital role on The Daily News senior management team which determines short and long-term strategy and implements the tactics necessary to grow the enterprise. The Editor is also expected to play an active role as a leader in the community.

The successful applicant will understand the importance of community journalism and demonstrate their abilities to coach, mentor and develop an enthusiastic and energetic staff.  They will have a passion for creating consistently compelling stories, photo journalism and the ability to create and execute a comprehensive social media plan.

Responsibilities will include:

Qualifications:

TDN offers a competitive compensation package. We offer a variety of medical, dental and vision options to best fit your needs. We also offer 401k and life insurance options as well as paid vacation, sick and personal time.

Pre-employment background check and drug screening required. The Daily News is a Drug-Free Employer.

Check us out on www.tdn.com/workhere  TDN is a division of Lee Enterprises, a leading media organization providing local news, and information, and a major platform for advertising, in its markets, with 77 daily newspapers, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 300 specialty publications.  For more information about Lee, visit www.lee.net.

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