Associate Editor

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Job ID:
2519219
Location:
Sacramento, CA
Category:
Media-Journalism
Salary:
per year
Zip Code:
95823
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
12.07.2018
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Job Description:

Agri-Pulse is looking for a person who is
interested in joining the most talented team of journalists
covering agriculture, food and rural issues. The position will be
based in Sacramento, California and lead our expanding Western
coverage in cooperation with our editorial team in Washington,
D.C.
This person will cover the California
legislature and state agencies impacting production of fruits,
vegetables and nuts and will network with key farm and trade
associations to gain insight on key issues like water rights, crop
protection products, labor and food safety.
Responsibilities include writing both breaking
news and in-depth analytical stories for our electronic newsletter
and also the web: .
The candidate should also be able to take digital photos and post
updates on the web and social media sites. Must be a self-starter
and able to work independently, while communicating with the
editorial team in person, by phone and e-mail.
Candidate should have:
· A college
degree in English, Journalism, or related degree
· Strong written
and verbal communication skills
· Knowledge about
farm and environmental policy issues
· Excellent
grammar skills and knowledge of AP Style
· Ability to use
Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Content Management Systems
· Ability to work
well with other people
Contact:
Please send a cover letter, resume, writing,
audio and video samples by December 7, 2018 to Editor Sara Wyant
via e-mail:
Company Info
Agri-Pulse Communications, Inc.