Posted November 5, 2021

Assistant News Editor – Chattanooga Times Free Press


Chattanooga, TN


The Chattanooga Times Free Press is looking for an assistant news editor as a point person to cultivate the best stories of the day for our audience, every day.

This means:

Working with reporters to master the basics, challenge assumptions, reward innovation and build a glide path for success.

Collaborating with other departments to make sure the best stories are getting on the front page and homepage, with the best visuals and storytelling devices.

Managing robust partnerships with traditional wire services and a growing roster of outside outlets to bring the best available content to our readers.

Editing copy carefully, striving for consistent style, thoroughgoing ethics and the highest possible degree of accuracy.

Those interested in applying should send work samples, a resume, cover letter and references to Please include "editor job" in the email subject line.

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