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Salem Media Group

Web Editor - Arlington, VA

Salem Media Group
Arlington, Virginia, United States


Date Posted: 09/30/2015
Categories: Media/Video/Radio
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Townhall.com, a leading online source for conservative news, opinion and current events, is looking for an energetic, motivated self-starter to join the Editorial Team as a Web Editor.

Web Editor Responsibilities:

• Copy editing and publishing commentary, columns and podcast content to the Townhall web site
• Monitoring reader blog community and responding to reader feedback
• Assisting in research and fact-checking for news stories
• Assist in planning and production of video content
• Assisting with other projects necessary to the production of Townhall.com

• Homepage updates
• Must be willing to work nights, weekends, odd hours and to fulfill last minute requests


Knowledge/Abilities preferred:
• Experience writing for a newspaper or online outlet

• Capability to cover breaking news in an accurate, fast paced fashion
• Interest in politics
• Self-described conservative
• Hard working and diligent
• Self-starter, able to work alone and as a team

This is an entry-level position with heavy emphasis on administrative work for the website. 

 

Please submit a writing sample and cover letter.