Date Posted August 27, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires, Digital Media
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website http://www.insidenova.com

Description:

Are you energized by staying up all night to chase a breaking news story? Do you enjoy helping reporters, photographers and page designers perfect their work?  Do you know a CMS like the back of your hand and have demonstrated successes growing audiences through social media, e-mail newsletters and other digital tools?   Then you might be the next great editor for InsideNoVa, Northern Virginia’s leading news source.  This is the ultimate hands-on position, directing the work of three full-time reporters in a highly competitive market, managing a regional web site with 1 million monthly page views and 100,000 Facebook followers, and overseeing production of one of the state’s largest and best weekly newspapers, serving Prince William County.  At least five years of experience is required in reporting and editing for both print and digital outlets, and supervisory experience is preferred.  Although the work can be performed remotely at the outset, once conditions are suitable the editor will be expected to live in our coverage area and work out of our newsroom in Woodbridge, VA.  This is a full-time position with benefits working for a local, growing, privately owned media group.  To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to bpotter@insidenova.com.  The cover letter must include salary expectations and specific examples of successes in producing quality journalism and growing audience.

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