Content Coach

Asheville Citizen Times/Gannett, ASHEVILLE, North Carolina

Date Posted February 21, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Investigative
Job Status Full-time
Salary $50,000 to $55,000
Website http://citizen-times.com

Description:

Content Coach/Investigations Editor

The Asheville Citizen Times/citizen-times.com, part of the USA TODAY NETWORK, is seeking a content coach. investigative editor to work with an award-winning group of accountability reporters.

The ideal candidate will have a track record of high-impact work in accountability reporting, with a readiness to conceive of and execute big projects, while also editing ongoing watchdog and enterprise reporting.

Foreign language skills, a background in public records access and familiarity with data analysis would all be a plus. But this is most important: a core familiarity with leading an investigative report, and relentless dedication to helping your reporters get there.

Our reporters constantly punch above their weight, delivering investigative work while still covering their daily beat. We need someone who can set the pace and priority. This opening provides the opportunity to lead some of our most experienced reporters and some up-and-comers with the support of our newsroom and our nationwide network.

Our newsroom, as a whole, brings authority and focus on key topics in Western North Carolina, including reparations, social justice, growth and development, restaurants and outdoors. And we’re in the midst of rethinking our public safety coverage. You will be part of the conversation.

Asheville, North Carolina is a vibrant community in the heart of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains and is home to some of the nation's best mountain biking, hiking and kayaking. It's also known as a top restaurant destination and boasts dozens of craft breweries.

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