Date Posted September 28, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website http://emporiagazette.com

Description:

The Emporia Gazette of Emporia, Kansas, has an opening for a news editor who can help lead a news operation and dive into local issues. Duties include newsroom management, and general assignment, feature writing, coverage.

The person must have sharp reporting instincts, outstanding news judgment, an ability to lead, report and write quickly in a fast-moving atmosphere.  A curiosity about the community and its people is vital. The candidate must have the ability to work productively in a team setting.

The person must be aggressive and adept at setting priorities and reordering them as needed, particularly under deadline pressure or as circumstances change. The person should have strong editing and writing skills, and experience with Multimedia journalism. The position will also needs a knowledge of page layout. We use video, audio, Facebook and Twitter to tell our stories.

This is a great stepping stone for the next step in your journalism career, 

 Salary based on experience. 

Send cover letter, resume with references and writing samples to Chris Walker at walker@emporia.com (put assitant editor in the subject line).

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