Editorial Page Editor

The Free Lance-Star   Fredericksburg, VA   Full-time     Publishing
Posted on November 13, 2021
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Editorial Page Editor


The Free Lance-Star is seeking an editor for its opinion pages.

A qualified candidate should have at least five years of news or opinion writing experience and should be able to juggle multiple tasks daily, including writing editorials, working with op-ed contributors, selecting letters to the editor and handling questions and ideas from readers.

The editorial page editor will work closely with the editor and publisher on overall direction of the pages.

The editorial page editor writes editorials and edits columns, commentary pieces and letters while overseeing all aspects of content on the opinions pages, online opinion pages and digital newsletters.

The company offers a full benefits package as well as 401(k) benefits.

Interested and qualified candidates should send a resume and several writing samples to Executive Editor Phil Jenkins at pjenkins@freelancestar.com or apply at lee.net/careers. 

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