Tri-City Herald

The Tri-City Herald is looking for an aggressive newsroom leader with a strong editing and reporting background committed to journalism that makes a difference in people's lives. You need a strong sense of what people are craving to know, as well as what readers need to know. You will edit and write, collaborating with our small but mighty reporting and photo teams.This hybrid role will demand a demonstrated commitment to fairness and accuracy, in fact and in tone, and a strong grounding in journalism ethics. And like all journalists at The Tri-City Herald, you must demonstrate a desire and skills to build engagement and growth around compelling public service journalism. As a reporter, you will write regularly on restaurant and store openings and closings in this growing community and trends in housing and development. Editing and managing duties will include helping edit and publish stories from staff and freelance writers, ensuring they have engaging headlines and solid SEO as we look to build on the success of niche topics that resonate with new subscribers. Duties will include helping coach staffers and freelancers on these skills and backing up the Executive Editor. You will help monitor our social media accounts, watch for trending digital stories of high reader interest and engage with readers.
12 October 2021