Date Posted May 26, 2023
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Job Status Full-time


The Vacaville Reporter is looking for a News Editor to lead a team of reporters covering breaking news in Vacaville and the surrounding Solano County communities, along with stories both in print and online that will engage our audience. Come be a part of the experience!    


What you will do: 

  • Assigning and editing stories and checking news pages

  • Managing news budgets

  • Working cooperatively with our small team or journalists

  • Some local reporting required


What you will bring:

  • Journalism experience, AP style knowledge and the ability to quickly compile accurate reporting on a variety of topics

  • Spelling and grammar skills required

  • Experience working with various technologies for the position including PC laptops, digital cameras and recording equipment

  • Good people skills are necessary for conducting interviews with sources

  • Bachelor's degree preferred; experience in a professional journalism newsroom required


Who we are:


The Vacaville Reporter, a subsidiary of MediaNews Group,  is a newspaper in the town of Vacaville, California. It also covers surrounding Solano County, California, including Fairfield, California and Dixon, California. 


The annual salary is $64,480.00. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, time in role, certifications, etc. This role is eligible for a bonus based on performance. In addition to your salary, MediaNews Group offers a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, and a 401K plan (all benefits are based on eligibility).


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