Arts and Entertainment Editor

City Pulse

Lansing, Michigan

Date Posted June 08, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Arts/Lifestyle
Job Status Full-time
Salary $30,000 to $35,000


The City Pulse, Lansing Michigan’s weekly alternative news source, seeks an editor to oversee our arts & entertainment coverage. This is full time. Salary range is low to mid $30,000’s, based on experience.

Lansing is the state capital of Michigan. The birthplace of Malcolm X, Google’s Larry Page, and Magic Johnson, Lansing has a rich nightlife and vibrant arts scene. Cost of living in Lansing is below the national average, while the quality of living is high. We are just a 90-minute drive to Detroit and under five hours to Chicago.

City Pulse is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage people of color to apply.

As Arts and Entertainment editor your duties will include:
— assigning stories and reviews to staff members and freelancers with the goal of putting up one story a day online 
— editing stories, reviews, standing features and columns. 
— writing 1-2 stories a week yourself, including cover stories.
— overseeing annual theater awards selections. 
— contributing to weekly radio show.
— laying out/paginating arts pages in InDesign.

We aim to choose candidates to interview by June 30, 2021. We will try our best to update you on where we are in our hiring process. Questions? Contact Jo Ellen Kaiser at Please apply using the google form at