Editorial Page Editor


The Free Lance–Star, a daily newspaper nestled between Washington, D.C., and Richmond, is seeking an experienced editorial page editor with a practical, solution-based focus on local issues. The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in a related field, at least 5 years reporting or writing experience, a thorough command of grammar and writing flair. Daily deadline experience and sound news judgment are essential. Strong work ethic and an interest in local issues a must. Besides writing editorials and columns, the position includes overseeing letters, editing op-eds, writing headlines, choosing graphics, developing and maintaining a dialogue with the community via the paper’s website and social media as well as directing the creation of editorial and op-ed pages. We offer a dynamic work environment, a strong benefits package, and a competitive salary.

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