Editor-Director - Fair Warning

FairWarning is looking for a new leader to carry on our tradition of producing
tough watchdog journalism.
Founded by Myron Levin, a veteran investigative reporter, FairWarning and
its small, dedicated staff produce deeply-reported stories that appear in print,
online and broadcast editions of dozens of media outlets.
With a focus on public health, consumer and environmental issues, and
related topics of government and business accountability, FairWarning
recently marked its seventh anniversary as a nonprofit news organization.
FairWarning is looking for an executive director who shares our sense of
mission and has the experience and skills to increase the size and impact of
the organization. This new leader will also have broad responsibility for
editorial content, including supervising assignments and providing guidance
to editorial staff and freelance contributors.
Working with our 11-member board, the executive director will raise money
from grants, individual donations and earned income and be responsible for
extending and maintaining relationships with the media partners who co-
publish FairWarning's content.

Experience:

Editorial Supervision
? ?A minimum 12 years' experience as a reporter and editor, including a
?background in investigative reporting, strong news judgment and
?familiarity with the issues we cover.
? Knowledge of digital and social media. Board Management
? Provide guidance and support to the board of directors. ?

Fundraising and Marketing
? Assist in strengthening the board by recruiting and engaging new
?members.
? Must be willing to raise money to sustain and expand the organization by meeting with current and potential donors and planning fundraising events. Fundraising experience is preferred.
Build and maintain relationships with media partners who co-publish
our content. Expand and maximize FairWarning's social media
presence.

How To Apply:

Please submit a resume and cover letter to jobs@fairwarning.org

Additional Details:

Location State Schedule Deadline
Pasadena California Full Time Nov. 1, 2017

Contact Info:

Email:

jobs@fairwarning.org

Web site:

https://www.fairwarning.org/


Created On:  07/04/2017 - 12:00 a.m.

Modified On:  07/05/2017 - 04:14 p.m.

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