Phoenix New Times is a journalistic icon in Arizona’s capital city, with a long track record of bringing the heat on hard news, including most recently the 2018 George Polk Award for immigration reporting. Now we’re looking for a news editor to lead our talented and energetic staff and continue New Times’ proud tradition of hard-hitting local journalism.
The ideal newsroom leader will have a well-honed story sense, relevant editing experience, the ability to support and manage creative personnel, and an appreciation for New Times’ unique role in Phoenix’s media ecosystem. They’ll also possess flawless line- and copyediting skills, a taste for the adrenaline rush of daily digital journalism, and an innate understanding of the importance of engaging readers across multiple platforms. This is a full-time management job with a salary of $60,000-$70,000, depending on qualifications. Benefits include but are not limited to paid time off, 401K, flexible spending accounts and medical/dental/vision insurance.
Voice Media Group specializes in enterprising coverage of news and politics in major American markets. Its publications include Denver Westword, Phoenix New Times, Miami New Times, the Dallas Observer, the Houston Press and New Times Broward-Palm Beach.
Serious applicants should send a cover letter, resume and writing or editing samples to:
Location/Region: Phoenix, AZ