Newspaper Editor (Eastsound, San Juan Islands, WA)

Sound Publishing has an immediate opening for Editor of the weekly publication, Journal of The San Juans, in Friday Harbor, WA. This is not an entry-level position. Island residence is required.

The successful candidate must have a demonstrated interest in local political and cultural affairs, possesses excellent writing and verbal skills, experience editing reporters’ copy and other submitted materials and be proficient in designing and building pages with Adobe InDesign. Must represent the newspaper in the community and know the value of and have experience with social media. Must have the ability to lead, motivate, and mentor a small staff.

We offer competitive compensation and a benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance; paid time off (vacation, sick, and holidays); and a 401k with employer match. If you are interested, please email your cover letter, resume, and samples of your work to  be sure to include ATTN: EDJSJ in the subject line.

Sound Publishing is the largest community news organization in Washington State and an Equal Opportunity Employer. Visit our website to learn more about us!