Date posted: 3/21/18
The Northwest Florida Daily News is seeking an Executive Editor with the "right stuff" to direct an outstanding staff that encompasses the parent daily newspaper, four weeklies and two weekly military publications.
The successful candidate will have a college degree and demonstrated high-impact journalism in a management role, plus possess the DNA to contribute to one of Gatehouse Media's top digital and social media properties.
What are we looking for? A leader with the potential to grow a solid foundation already in place, plus maintain a key voice on the Daily News management team. We're looking for an energetic, organized, committed and step-ahead-of-the-competition person to challenge and motivate a high-performing staff that covers a three-county area across the beautiful Emerald Coast.
The successful candidate will be a team player in every sense, forward-looking and help the Daily News recognize and realize opportunities created by new technology and changing market conditions.
The next executive editor must have zeal for the work and through example and personal effort, attract and inspire talented journalists, and be ultra-focused on staff development.
Gatehouse Media offers a competitive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance and more. Drug-free workplace, EOE