The Cumberland Times-News seeks an experienced editor for our top newsroom leadership position in Western Maryland's newsiest region.

The editor is responsible for news and editorial content for our seven-day, 21,285-circulation newspaper and related digital platforms.

Candidates need a solid management background, critical thinking skills and proven ability to coach reporters and editors in reporting, writing, photography and digital journalism. We prize aggressive local news and sports coverage in print and online.

The editor directs a staff of 20 full-time journalists. The editor is also a key member of the senior management team and has a strong voice in strategic initiatives undertaken by the newspaper.

The Cumberland Times-News serves the scenic Allegany and Garrett counties in Maryland and the Potomac Highlands of West Virginia. Cumberland is the regional business, medical, transportation and recreational center for the market. The area features a range of opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast, including camping, mountain climbing, hiking and skiing.

Interested candidates should email a detailed resume, journalistic work samples and a cover letter explaining why they’re qualified for the editor’s position to Publisher Robin L. Quillon at rquillon@tribdem.com.

The Cumberland Times News is a CNHI newspaper. Based in Montgomery, Alabama, CNHI is a leading publisher of local news and information. Its newspapers, websites and specialty publications serve communities in 23 states.

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