RG Media Company

Eugene , OR

Opinion Editor

RG Media Company
Eugene, OR Full-time
Posted on March 27, 2019

The Register-Guard has an immediate opening for a full-time Editorial Department Editor. We are looking for a multi-tasking leader with the ability to produce local editorials and opinion pieces daily. This is a high energy position that comes with the opportunity to form how tens of thousands of people across Oregon's Lane County digest news and information. As Editorial Page Editor you will help to shape multiple publications and their online experience while working to grow our audience in new and innovative ways using social media, town halls and other community events. Strong technical aptitude is a must, including comfort with Newscycle, Photoshop, all social media platforms and photography. The ability to effectively communicate with community leaders, community members and readers while recognizing and developing Opinion ideas and trends is integral to the position. The ability to edit quickly and accurately in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment is a must. The successful candidate will have a minimum of five years community news experience. Occasional travel may be required and familiarity with Oregon and the Pacific Northwest is a plus. Salary range is between $60,000 and $65,000 commensurate with experience and includes a comprehensive benefits package.

All employment offers are contingent on the results of a pre-employment drug screening. An Equal Opportunity Employer