Night City Editor

Spokesman Review   Spokane, WA   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
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Posted on July 29, 2020

Night City Editor

We are looking for a night city editor who has reporting experience and can work well with all reporters on deadline. Experience as an assistant city editor is not crucial, but a strong interest in changing career paths as an editor is a must. Desire to work with reporters on deadline copy is crucial. We're a family-owned, 70,000-circ (Sundays) newspaper with a newsroom of 55 people. We have dedicated reporters at various experience levels and our staff includes three Report for America members, including one in Washington D.C. and one in Olympia, Wash. The ideal candidate will have a journalism degree with a minimum of five years' experience at a daily publication. Applicant must show some level of proficiency for all styles of writing straight news & breaking news, analysis, feature & profile and business. The applicant must also show strong sense of teamwork with a tough, but non-abrasive approach to editing. The applicant should be an idea person and occasional writing assignments will be welcomed and supported. This position includes a full suite of benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, EAP, LTD, paid vacation, holidays and sick time, a matching 401(k) program and more. 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug & background check required on those selected for hire. Position open until filled.