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Adams Publishing Group seeks a managing editor, Star-Democrat

August 29, 2023

Posted by Mariam Ahmed

The Star-Democrat in Easton, Maryland, is looking for a seasoned Managing Editor to supervise and coordinate the work of the newsroom.

Responsibilities & Skills:

  • We are looking for someone to direct or participate in developing, writing and editing news stories.
  • You’ll assign work to reporters and help them develop their stories.
  • You will be as much a coach and mentor as an editor.
  • As a team member we want you to inspire and be inspired.
  • You’re passionate, creative and highly technical, driven to flourish in a competitive, fast-paced environment.
  • You’re fiercely accurate, with a desire to leverage your knowledge, skills and abilities to share news stories to viewers in our local communities.
  • You’re nimble, having the ability to pivot in an ever-changing workflow.
  • You are a team player with a positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills.
  • You have the ability to multitask, meet tight deadlines and remain calm under pressure.
  • You will ensure stories are ready for immediate digital posting and you will be able to juggle the demands of digital and print journalism.

The Star Democrat has a close-knit newsroom. The reporters and editors are supportive, and we want to see each other succeed. We work hard, but we are serious about maintaining a good balance between work and life.

Talbot County is near Annapolis, Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

This newspaper is part of APG – the Adams Publishing Group. Owner Mark Adams says: “Our Associates are our most important assets. We understand that our Associates define our company. They work with teamwork and integrity to produce the best quality product and improve all areas of Adams Publishing Group.”

The company offers a competitive salary with comprehensive health plans, personal time off and discretionary retirement contributions.

If you are passionate about journalism and want to grow your career, this is the place for you.

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