Arts and Entertainment Editor

Website Jackson Hole News&Guide

The Jackson Hole News&Guide, an award-winning weekly newspaper, has an immediate, full-time opening for an arts and entertainment editor.

The News&Guide has often been honored as best weekly paper in the country by the National Newspaper Association. Part of the Teton Media Works locally family-owned company, the News&Guide works in tandem with sister publication the Jackson Hole Daily, providing limited content six days per week to it as well. Articles are also shared with JHNewsAndGuide.com and the Hole Scroll mobile app.

Our arts and entertainment section, Scene, was redesigned in 2017 to give a fresh face to how we cover the music, art, events, film and food in Jackson Hole. Though Jackson is a small town, it boasts big culture. Trust us, you won’t be bored.

Qualifications: Excellent writing ability; attention to detail in a fast-paced work environment; ability to meet daily and weekly deadlines without fail and produce clean, clear, accurate copy; strong editing ability to polish the work of freelancers and columnists; fluency in social media to promote your work; works well in a team; and knowledge of AP style and Apple computer operating system. Ideal candidates will have a college degree in the field and at least two years of experience. Proficiency with BLOX content management system and Adobe InDesign is a plus.

Compensation: DOE. Employment includes a benefit package with top-shelf Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance, dental and vision; profit-sharing; 401k; and two weeks paid vacation (accrual starts on your hiring date and begins paying out 60 days into the job).

Bonus: During the 128 hours per week you’re not working, enjoy some of the finest hiking, biking, climbing and paddling the West has to offer. Have you seen the Tetons?!

Applications are due by June 6; we will notify finalists and conduct interviews shortly thereafter.

Please send cover letter, resume, five of your best clips and three professional references to jobs@jhnewsandguide.com.

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@jhnewsandguide.com