Senior Editor

Overview

Senior Editor

You're a creative, flexible senior editor with strong news judgment, a collaborative approach, and big-picture thinking. You have a cool-headed, solutions-oriented attitude , seek possibilities not limitations and are a solid coach with a sense of humor.

We're the Virginian-Pilot -- an award-winning, multi-platform news operation with a growing audience. A progressive news operation with a focus on communication and collaboration at all levels, we're passionate about serving our readers and helping our journalists develop new skills.

Help lead our team of talented journalists and drive coverage of Virginia Beach and Chesapeake, two of the largest cities in the state, at a time when there are many challenges and changes.

Responsibilities

Why you should work for us:

  • We're the largest news operation in Virginia, with coverage from Richmond to the Outer Banks of North Carolina. That's a big audience - looking for both statewide and hyperlocal coverage.
  • We aim for ambitious journalism that makes an impact on Virginians' lives. Our newsroom features many award winners, including multiple Pulitzer finalists.
  • Our coverage area includes the world's largest Navy base, many cities and miles of beaches. Annual topics include the Something in the Water music festival in Virginia Beach and the Chincoteague pony swim.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) match, and unlimited (paid) flex time off policy


Qualifications

Send resume and work samples to:

kworrell@virginiamedia.com


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