Weekly Editor

Hearst Connecticut Media Group, Fairfield, Connecticut

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Date Posted June 24, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
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Website https://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/

Description:

Hearst Connecticut Media Group’s team of nearly 200 journalists covers communities in Fairfield and New Haven Counties and beyond, serving readers across platforms, including our sites, newsletters, social media accounts and more for eight daily and 14 weekly newspapers. 

We’re looking for an enterprising, audience-focused and collaborative Weekly Editor to lead the Fairfield Citizen at a time when the organization is growing digital subscriptions. 

This editor would be responsible for creating a robust online news report each day and a weekly newspaper that covers the community of Fairfield, located on the Long Island Sound with beautiful beaches, strong schools and several parks and other recreational facilities.

Duties and responsibilities:

Qualifications: 

To apply: 

Send a cover letter and resume to Hearst Connecticut Media Group Managing Editor John Ferraro at john.ferraro@hearstmediact.com and Hearst Connecticut Media Group Managing Editor of Audience Mandy Hofmockel at mandy.hofmockel@hearstmediact.com.

Some great candidates may not check all the boxes in a job description. If you’re a passionate, dedicated journalist who's interested in Hearst Connecticut Media Group but don’t have all the skills listed here, reach out anyway and tell us more about what you bring to the table. 

HCMG is committed to growing and retaining a more diverse workforce that better reflects the communities we serve. We strongly encourage those who are traditionally underrepresented in media to apply, including women, people of color, people with disabilities, people from the LGBTQ+ community and veterans.

This full-time job with benefits is based in Fairfield and not eligible for remote candidates. 

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