Creative Journalist

The Daily Astorian, one of the Pacific Northwest’s best small newspapers, has a rare opportunity for a creative journalist with strong editing and writing skills and an eye for design. The job involves coordinating coverage, almost exclusively by freelancers, and overseeing design for Coast Weekend, a weekly tabloid arts and lifestyle entertainment magazine, Weekend Break news section as well as for Our Coast, an annual magazine with broad circulation throughout the Pacific Northwest. Coast Weekend is published every Thursday and focuses coverage on the southwest Washington and the North Coast of Oregon. We are looking for an enthusiastic leader who is detail-minded, has an eye for design and can write and produce sparkling story packages, nurture and recruit freelance writers and columnists, link content to an active website and social media. You will work with our Design Studio on the weekly section and our in-house production team on the magazine. Full time with benefits including paid leave, health care and retirement plan. Send resume, six or more clips showcasing your writing and design skills, and letter of interest to:  EO Media Group, P.O. Box 2048, Salem, OR 97308-2048, by  fax to 503-371-2935 or e-mail hr@eomediagroup.com