Managing Editor

City: Paris, Texas
Newspaper: The Paris News
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Job Description: Fast-growing, exciting, award-winning six-day daily newspaper in Northeast Texas needs an energetic, aggressive managing editor to lead its news team and continue the significant progress made over the past two years. The Paris News continues to be the sole, complete news source in Northeast Texas and Southeast Oklahoma, and it has transitioned into a more aggressive, fast-paced product that leads a community poised for growth. The ideal candidate will be talented in writing, page design, photography and newsroom management, and be willing to become heavily involved in our community. Most importantly, he or she will be ready to take a major step forward in their journalism career and continue on a management path. Our managing editor serves as a department head, helping to make decisions key to the ongoing progress of our company. He or she will also oversee a department of seven that produces five afternoon daily publications, a Sunday morning publication, six high-glossy magazines and several special sections throughout the year. Our company, Southern Newspapers, Inc., offers a complete benefits package, including health insurance, 401K and paid vacation. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Contact: Qualified candidates should email resumes, work history, samples of work and references to J.D. Davidson, publisher The Paris News, at Or, may mail information to J.D. Davidson, Publisher, The Paris News, P.O. Box 1078, Paris, TX, 75461-1078