Date Posted June 15, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires, Digital Media
Specialty Sports/Outdoors
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


The Bangor Daily News is seeking an editor to direct Maine and New England sports coverage and help develop the strategy that will sustain our journalism for the next decade. 

If you’re the right person for this challenge, this is how we would describe you: You are an aggressive self-starter with a strong track record of landing big scoops and producing impactful and thought-provoking journalism. You have excellent critical thinking skills. You understand industry trends and are passionate about trying new things. You are comfortable presenting information in new formats. You are a skilled communicator who is passionate about helping your colleagues improve. You want to own the story. 

We are Maine’s most-read media outlet, with a staff of journalists that stretches from the border of Canada to the boundaries of the Granite State. We blanket Maine’s political, social, cultural and economic trends, drive our state’s public conversation, and hold our officials accountable. We are committed to informing our community, and we see this role as key to fulfilling that commitment.

In doing so, we bring Maine together.

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