Digital Editor

Digital Editor

The Post-Bulletin Co. is the leading media company in Rochester and Southeast Minnesota, with print publications that include the Post-Bulletin, Rochester Magazine and Agri News, and digital enterprises that include PostBulletin.com, the most-visited news website in the region.

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY: We’re seeking a creative, dynamic individual to fill the role of Digital Editor, a key newsroom leadership position. The Digital Editor will create, assign, and edit web content for PostBulletin.com. The editor will also be responsible for curating content of local interest, optimizing content for social media, and initiating new digital products. Creative, day-long focus on mobile value is essential.

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, digital media, or related fields.

EXPERIENCE: 3+ years’ experience in print, digital, or broadcast journalism. Exceptional communication, writing, editing and interpersonal skills. Familiarity with HTML, CSS, XML and other basics of Web publishing. Familiarity with digital photo and video technology. Understanding of SEO and website analytics. Proficiency in social media and blogging strategies. Must be self-motivated and work well in a fast-paced media environment. Well-organized and driven to be first and best in local news and information. Energetic, personable and eager for a high-profile role in the community.

TO APPLY: Please submit your cover letter, resume, and sample writings to hr@postbulletin.com.