Remote Deputy Local Editor

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Fri, Oct 09, 2020

This job expires in 9 days

Remote Level: 100% Remote

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Senior Level

Job Summary

A non-profit media organization has an open position for a Remote Deputy Local Editor.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Helping to hire and manage local reporters and editors
  • Designing and carrying out training sessions for our staff and our partners
  • Coordinating between local partners and researchers, data visualization reporters, engagement reporters, audience and video staffers, and story producers

Position Requirements Include:

  • Passion for and experience with local journalism
  • Track record as an editor of landing revelatory stories about abuses of power
  • Has exceptional organizational skills
  • Can handle fast-breaking stories, months long reporting projects and exquisitely written narratives