As the calendar prepares to close on 2019, we have exciting news to announce in 2020. The first part of that news comes today with the posting of this job listing: NonDoc Media seeks a full-time managing editor to assist with and grow operations.
The full job listing is pasted below and features a downloadable PDF that can be shared with potential applicants. Those interested should have a background in professional journalism and a commitment to independent media in Oklahoma. The position offers flexibility in work hours but also requires a commitment to certain extended hours such as election nights, organizational events and breaking news.
The application deadline for this job opportunity is Friday, Jan. 17, with an anticipated start date of Monday, Jan. 27. Interviews may begin as early as Monday, Jan. 13, so those interested in the position are encouraged to apply early.
Other details — including compensation — can be found below. Overall, we are grateful to our financial supporters who have rallied to the cause of independent journalism in 2019 and are making this managing editor position possible for 2020. Please consider sharing this post and the following job details with potentially interested journalists.
Based in Oklahoma City, NonDoc Media seeks a full-time managing editor to assist with and grow operations of NonDoc.com, a responsible public forum for news and commentary that received more than 1 million views in 2019 and was named “best website” by the Society of Professional Journalists’ Oklahoma Chapter for a second year in a row.
Qualified applicants will possess at least three years’ experience in professional journalism and must exhibit proficient language and computer skills. Familiarity with Word Press is a plus, and AP style and grammar rules are required knowledge.
This position involves a balance of editing and reporting about civic and cultural matters, predominantly in the state of Oklahoma. For the year 2020, NonDoc’s news coverage will largely examine Oklahoma’s legislative session (February through May) and election cycle.
Position: Managing Editor (full time)
Salary: $45,000 / year (broken down by month)
Benefits: Monthly health insurance stipend; flexibility
Job Duties: The Managing Editor is responsible for helping to direct editorial operations, managing contributor content, editing content and creating original content. The Managing Editor is also involved in social media management, readership engagement, assisting with site maintenance and making presentation decisions. All employees of NonDoc Media are expected to assist with organizational events.
To apply: Send a cover letter, a resume, two writing samples and any other relevant work samples to Editorial@NonDoc.com.
Application Deadline: Friday, Jan. 17, 2020.
Preferred Start Date: Monday, Jan. 27, 2020.