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Posted: Wed, 12 Feb 2014 at 13:40 PST
Last Modified: Wed, 12 Feb 2014 at 13:40 PST
Associate Editor (Pleasanton)
We are seeking an associate editor to cover and edit stories ranging from local government to business to features for our print and digital products.
The associate editor will also assist the editor in managing and interacting with the design/production team in producing the paper each week, serve as the special sections editor, and supervise staff or freelancers for various assignments.
Beyond excellent reporting and writing skills, a bachelor’s degree in journalism or a related field, previous experience in a newsroom setting, demonstrated news judgment and the ability to prioritize tasks and handle stress of daily deadlines and multiple priorities is required. The candidate must also be able to work the required hours, which include some night assignments and occasional weekend hours.
This is a full-time position based at our Pleasanton office with benefits including medical/dental and a 401(k) plan. This is the East Bay division of Embarcadero Media Group and includes the Pleasanton Weekly, San Ramon Express and Danville Express.
Send resumes to Gina Channell-Allen, email@example.com, by March 4. No calls please. EOE.