Editor

The Stranger

Seattle, Washington

Date Posted June 23, 2022
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website https://www.thestranger.com

Description:

The Stranger, Seattle’s award-winning news and arts publication, is seeking a new editor.

The goal of the Stranger is to cover Seattle in smart, engaging, challenging, and surprising ways. We ask tough questions, provide well-researched answers, and offer unique insights into the political and cultural lives of our city.

This editor will supervise five writers and an editor and work closely with the publisher and marketing team to promote our on-line publication.

The right candidate can work collaboratively with writers on long-form reported features and make editorial decisions about which breaking news stories we can and should cover. The right candidate loves the written/pixilated word, sees interactive and multimedia potential in every story, and recognizes both the opportunities and risks inherent in social media. The right candidate can work with a sense of urgency while giving regular feedback to writers.

Writing and editing experience is required, as is a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Please send resume and salary requirements to editorjob@thestranger.com.

We offer:

We are an EEO employer.

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