The Times West Virginian seeks an experienced editor for our top newsroom leadership position.
The editor is responsible for news and opinion content for our seven-day newspaper and website, award-winning magazine and other niche publications. The editor oversees a staff of 11 full-time journalists and is a key member of the senior management team.
We need a leader with strong management background, audience engagement experience, editorial writing skills, and print and digital competencies. The ability to coach reporters and editors to produce quality online and print journalism is also vital. We prize hard local news, features, sports, photos and video content.
Fairmont is the seat of Marion County and has a population of 19,000. The city is located in northern West Virginia off Interstate 79. It is home to Fairmont State University and the Pierpont Community and Technical College. The University of West Virginia is a less than a half-hour away in Morgantown.
Applicants can email their resume, work samples and a letter explaining why they are qualified for the position to Publisher Julie Fox at email@example.com.
The Times West Virginian is a CNHI newspaper. Based in Montgomery, Alabama, CNHI is a leading publisher of local news and information. Its newspapers, websites and specialty publications serve communities in 23 states.