If you’ve got ink in your blood, love leading a news team to greatness and living in an amazingly beautiful and interesting community, we may be a perfect fit.
The Oxford (Miss.) Eagle, an award-winning community newspaper, is looking for its next managing editor.
Oxford is home to the University of Mississippi, the birthplace of famed Southern writer William Faulkner and consistently named of the best small cities in the South.
This position is one of a player-coach. We’re looking for someone who is a talented newsroom leader not afraid to build a page, write a story or grab a camera when necessary.
The Oxford Eagle, 6,000-circulation daily publishes Monday through Friday afternoons and Sunday mornings. Recent local market research showed the great majority of local residents turn to The Eagle for their news and information.
We offer excellent pay and benefits and an opportunity to advance further in our company.
To apply send a resume and cover letter to editor and general manager Don Whitten at email@example.com