Date Posted February 06, 2024
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Politics
Telecommute? Telecommute
Job Status Full-time

Description:

The Maine Wire, a digital news project of the Maine Policy Institute, is seeking a talented and ambitious web editor to assist our Digital Media Editor with graphic design, web editing, video editing, and social media management.

The Maine Wire is a digital news outlet that covers Maine and New England politics and conducts original investigative reporting. Our Web Editor would be responsible for managing the website (TheMaineWire.com), designing graphics for stories and social media, editing both short- and long-form video projects, managing social media properties, and assisting the Digital Media Editor on a day-to-day basis. 

The ideal candidate will be highly proficient with the Adobe Suite of multimedia editing products and comfortable working in a remote, fast-paced setting. Candidates should also have a command of the English language, an understanding of the rules of English grammar, and an above average familiarity with American politics and current events. 

Applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and portfolio to Steve Robinson: Robinson@themainewire.com

Salary is negotiable according to an applicants level of experience and skill. 

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