Enterprise Editor

| San Jose, CA, USA | Hybrid
Employer Provided Salary: 75,000-80,000 Annually
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Summary:
We're looking for a creative, thoughtful editor to help lead a team of enterprise reporters focused on key Bay Area beats - from science and the environment to education and transportation. As an assignment editor on our Focus team, we want you to lean into the most important stories of the day and also lead the step-backs on the stories that will make an impact on our communities. You should have a keen eye for great stories and the ability to inspire veteran reporters while coaching emerging journalists. The Focus team uses data to enrich the narrative and metrics to help inform its choices. Join us in reimaging what's possible in a quickly changing news environment. Help us inform the readers of our two daily newspapers - The Mercury News and the East Bay Times - and a website that reaches the world.
Must be located in the South or East Bay Area and work at least three office days weekly in San Jose and/or Concord.
What you will do:

  • Manage journalists with a wide range of experience and talent to produce quick hits for our websites, centerpiece stories for the front page and expansive pieces that delight readers with beautiful writing
  • Provide strong, thoughtful editing, often on deadline, for a sophisticated print audience that appreciates excellent reporting, balanced perspectives and a regional focus.
  • Collaborate with other news leaders across the newsroom and provide leadership across departments in pursuit of excellence.
  • Use metrics to inform coverage and guide reporters and editors.


What you will bring:

  • 3+ years of experience as an editor
  • Excellent news judgment and a drive to compete under deadline pressure
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • A university degree in journalism or a related field
  • In our diverse region, facility with a second language is a plus


Along with your resume, please submit a cover letter
The wage is $75,000 to $80,000. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, time in role, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, MediaNews Group offers a comprehensive benefits package, and 401K plan (all benefits are based on eligibility).
Who we are:
Bay Area News Group, a subsidiary of MediaNews Group, offers news reporting and third party advertising and marketing opportunities through its multi-platform products which include: web, mobile, tablet, and print. We are one of the largest media groups in the U.S., serving high-value audiences and connecting advertisers to them. MNG publishes award-winning content (49 Pulitzers) that amasses and engages a nationwide audience via 800 multi-media platforms including web, mobile, social, and print. We are transforming the news industry.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
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What are MediaNews Group Perks + Benefits

MediaNews Group Benefits Overview

100% remote work! If we have an office near you and you want to go to an office, you can but we won’t make you! Only our Production & Circulation staff have to be in the office.
Leave the suit and tie at home; our dress code is casual.
Employee Benefit options include: Medical, dental, vision, basic and supplemental life insurance, short and long-term disability, employee assistance program, health savings account, FSA and wellness resources/support.
Time Off and all major holidays paid.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
MediaNews Group participates in local volunteer activities such as Project Angel Heart, Food Bank of the Rockets and more!
Open door policy
OKR operational model
Team based strategic planning
Hybrid work model
Remote work program
The majority of MediaNews Group's positions are fully remote! Some roles to require client visits (sales roles) or the occasional in person meeting.
Diversity
Hiring practices that promote diversity
Our recruiting team works tirelessly to identify diverse candidates for every role and partner with various diversity job boards.
Health Insurance + Wellness
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability insurance
MediaNews Group offers disability insurance to help with unexpected circumstances and employees have the option to purchase extra coverage.
Dental insurance
MediaNews Group offers various plans from Delta Dental to choose from to fit your needs.
Vision insurance
MediaNews Group offers VSP
Health insurance
MediaNews Group offers various plans to choose from to fit your needs!
Life insurance
Wellness programs
If you live in Denver, HQ offers two state of the art gyms for you to use for free! Our Employee Assistance Program can also help you meet your health and wellness goals.
Mental health benefits
MediaNews Group wants to ensure our employees are taken care of an have the resources they need through our Employee Assistance Program.
Financial & Retirement
401(K)
MediaNews Group's 401(k) retirement plan offers a broad selection of stocks, bonds and other funds to choose from.
Child Care & Parental Leave
Family medical leave
Vacation + Time Off
Generous PTO
Paid holidays
Paid sick days
Office Perks
Onsite office parking
If you need to go to the office for a meeting, rest assured, we have you covered with free parking.
Mother's room
Onsite gym
Professional Development
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
We want you to succeed in your new role so we assign you a Peer Mentor to guide you during your first few months.

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