Local content editor at TH Media (Dubuque, IA)

Assistant Local Content Editor

As of January 1, 2015, this position is open and we welcome applications.

TH Media, an employee-owned daily newspaper with a circulation of 29,000, seeks a talented editor to join our news team. Be part of a hard-working, aggressive newsroom aiming to produce the best newspaper in the state, both in print and digital.

We are looking for an experienced journalist who wants to help lead our local content team. You will work with reporters and other editors to craft daily coverage plans, oversee local content for some Sunday sections, help coordinate and grow our website and social media offerings, edit copy and occasionally write stories.

Work shifts would include evening hours Tuesday through Friday and daytime hours on Saturdays.

A minimum of five years of newspaper or related media/communications experience is strongly preferred, as is some supervisory experience, but we are willing to consider any talented journalist. Likely starting salary will be between $40,000 and $50,000.

In addition, our employee-owned paper offers the possibility of raises after a year and the promise of shared ownership after five years.

We’re located in a bustling city of 57,000 on the banks of the Mississippi River. Dubuque was named to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s list of 10 Great Places to Live for 2013. The city offers after-work opportunities ranging from a vibrant arts scene to a variety of nightlife options to an abundance of outdoor recreation possibilities.

TH Media is a subsideary of Woodward Communications, Inc. (WCI)

WCI provides a tobacco-free campus and is an equal opportunity employer.

Apply online at www.wcinet.com/careers