Date posted: 3/14/17
The Athens Banner-Herald has an immediate opening for Executive Editor. This person will be responsible for the production and expansion of the Athens Banner-Herald and onlineathens.com, the top source for news in Athens and Northeast Georgia, works closely with the VP of Sales to expand our well-established brand as well as creating entirely new brands; and supports the digital and print needs of the Athens Banner-Herald’s multimedia newsroom. Position requires strong innovative skills to create products from concept to sales.
We offer our employees an outstanding benefits package including a generous paid time off program, 401k with a match, health insurance, mileage reimbursements, and cellphone reimbursements, as well as learning and development opportunities.
Salary range for this position is $40 - $50k.
• BA or BS college degree
• Must be up to speed in the latest programs involving Web site production. Working knowledge of MTL, PHP and Druple. Knowledge of Flash beneficial but not required.
• Three to five years managerial experience and three years publishing experience required.
We are an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, or the presence of a disability, which would not prevent the performance of essential job duties with, or without reasonable accommodation or any other protective status.