SENIOR NEWS EDITORS (FT job) / by Bear Guerra

Via Next City:

“We seek a dynamic Senior Editor to lead the day-to-day execution of Next City’s journalism strategy, to assign and edit reported stories for publication on a daily basis, and to support staff on events and other opportunities to inspire change in cities. The Senior Editor is also a key voice representing the organization in various ways to outside parties, in support of the overall organizational strategy.

This position reports to Next City’s Editorial Director. The Senior Editor must know what makes a great story, how to build a narrative and argument through short news pieces and longer-form journalism, and how to work with writers to bring out their best skills. The Senior Editor helps Next City’s columnists and contributors shape their stories, taking responsibility for the quality and character of much of the website’s daily content.”