In the quickly-changing world of multi-media, we have an immediate opening for a managing editor for a 10,000-circulation, family-owned weekly newspaper located in beautiful Taos, New Mexico.
The Taos News has won the General Excellence award from the New Mexico Press Association 19 times in the last 20 years, and was voted the best weekly newspaper in the United States by the National Newspaper Association in 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018 and 2020.
Unparalleled opportunity to do good work, contribute to exciting changes and have fun. You'll work hard, too.
Searching for a versatile, smart, collaborative editor to oversee a staff of nine full-time employees. Applicant must have a nose for hard news, strong design and headline writing skills, love community journalism and work well with a team of professional journalists.
A degree in journalism, communications or related field is required, plus a minimum of three years of newsroom experience. Our priorities are a passion for news and community, detailed planning skills and excitement about the multiple platforms for reaching audience.
This is a full-time position with full benefits: 401-k plan, medical/dental/vision, vacation/holiday pay, plus spa membership.
Come live, work and play in one of New Mexico's most beautiful cities with a thriving arts community and unlimited outdoor recreation opportunities.
Send your resume, cover letter and three references to: Chris Baker, Publisher, email@example.com. No phone calls.