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Part-time News Editor for Local Community Newspaper (Seattle)

Northwest Asian Weekly is an award-winning newspaper based in Seattle, and has been promoting and advocating for the needs of the Pan-Asian community for 30 years. We are currently seeking a passionate and ambitious Editor to work about 24 hours a week Mon. to Wed.

Job description:
As Editor of Northwest Asian Weekly, you are responsible for managing the newspaper’s print and online content. You will write 3000 words on a weekly basis, and you will need to copy-edit news stories from freelance reporters. As Editor, you will also manage the paper’s online presence through its social media channels. To be a good fit for this position, you need to be able to work fast, wear many hats, and juggle deadlines.

Required Qualifications:
– A bachelor’s degree
– Familiarity with AP style

Desired Qualifications:
– Photography skills

To apply, send a cover letter, a resume, and 3 writing samples (2 hard news samples, 1 feature sample), and salary requirements (a must) with “News Editor” in the subject line to john@nwasianweekly.com.

 

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