Content Engagement Editor

We are hiring a Content Engagement Editor to develop and implement a digital content strategy for our publications and websites in the Pacific Northwest.

The Content Engagement Editor will work directly with top editors to shape our news strategy, then roll up his/her sleeves and work directly with editorial staff to create compelling digital content for our readers on a variety of platforms, including video, e-newsletters, social media, et cetera.  The skills of the successful candidate will also be tapped to evaluate and guide increased engagement with our robust Marketplace, a paid listings database.

This position plays a vital role in the company’s overall growth strategy and is a valued member of both the digital and editorial teams.

The ideal candidate will be a seasoned journalist with a digital and social media focus and strong analytical skills. Knowledge of multiple platforms, ability to influence decisions without having direct authority, proven track record of implementing new programs and a collaborative nature are key indicators of success in this position. Experience with the Town News BLOX system a plus. This is a new position and will be hands-on.

If you see yourself working with our team in a collaborative, creative, fun and digitally-facing environment, contact us at with your resume and letter of interest stating salary expectations. The home office is in Salem, Ore., with some travel throughout Oregon and Washington is required. The position is full-time with an excellent compensation package with benefits including mileage reimbursement, paid time off, 401(k) retirement plan and insurances.