Work Magic in the Magic City: Seeking Editor-in-Chief

Location
Miami, Florida
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 14, 2019
Specialty
Editor / Editorial
Metro Area
Miami
Duration
Full Time

Since its founding in 1987, Miami New Times has made waves with a blend of hard-news reporting and cutting-edge cultural coverage. Now Voice Media Group is looking for an editor-in-chief to continue that tradition of bare-knuckle local journalism, which in recent years has included the George Polk Award for groundbreaking reporting on Major League Baseball’s steroid scandal.

The ideal newsroom leader will have a well-honed story sense, the ability to support and manage creative personnel, and an appreciation for New Times’ unique role in Miami’s media ecosystem. They’ll also possess flawless line- and copy-editing 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 job with benefits.

Voice Media Group specializes in aggressive coverage of news and politics in major American markets. Its publications include Denver WestwordPhoenix New TimesMiami 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.