WBFO Seeks Managing Editor

Sep 11, 2018

WBFO, the largest and most respected radio news room in Western New York seeks s an innovative Managing Editor that will help grow our award-winning newsroom while continuing to build our reputation for the highest journalistic standards in long term in-depth reporting on critical community issues.

The Managing Editor must have an ardent interest in creative story-telling across many platforms. As a leader in collaborative journalism involving multi-partner news desks and funded projects, enthusiasm for collaboration is a must for this position. You’ll need to be engaged with social media and have experience developing new content, from in-depth podcasts to investigative reporting projects.

We are looking for individuals who:

  • Have a passion for the ever changing news media landscape and how to manage the distribution of content across all digital platforms.
  • Effectively lead a team of multi-skilled journalists to ensure the highest journalistic standards and public service ethics are met.
  • Possess excellent writing and story editing skills.

What you need to succeed:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field.
  • 4+ years’ experience as a reporter or editor.
  • Demonstrated management experience and ability to manage multiple projects with tight deadlines.
  • Proven ability to develop and report on complex stories / issues.

WNED | WBFO is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to excellence through diversity and inclusion.

Please email cover letter and resume to:
hr@wned.org OR mail to:
PO Box 1263
Buffalo, NY 14240-1263