Managing Editor

City:  Graham, Texas
Newspaper:  Graham Leader / Graham Newspapers, Inc.
Salary Range:  $32,000 - $35,000
Job Description:  Graham News, Inc., has re-opened its search for a managing editor to lead the newsroom of its flagship property in Graham, Texas. The managing editor will direct news gathering and presentation for the Graham Leader and its companion web and digital products. The search committee will evaluate candidates based on news reporting and editing experience, vision for creating the newsroom of tomorrow, interpersonal and organizational communications abilities, community relations experience, and demonstrated skill sets in the digital space (Web, mobile, and video).
The Graham Leader is in the early stages of converting its news operations to a digital first strategy and employing a reverse publishing strategy for its twice-weekly, traditional printed newspaper. We see our future this way: The Graham Leader is a news, information and marketing communications company, serving its customers with a variety of products including traditional print, online, mobile, tablet and multimedia platforms.
Graham News, Inc., is a wholly-owned division of MediaNews Group, Inc., a Digital First Media company. We offer a full schedule of benefits, including paid vacation, sick leave, health insurance with dental and vision, and a 401k retirement plan. We are an equal opportunity employer, located in the beautiful hill country of North Central Texas. Consideration begins immediately.
Contact:  Interested candidates should forward a comprehensive application and professional backgrounder via electronic mail to Robb Krecklow, vice president and publisher, Graham News, Inc., gnipub@grahamleader.com.