Looking to play a crucial role covering one of Lebanon's most defining moments? Join Lebanon's leading English media outlet and report to the millions of people who rely on 961.
961News is looking for a motivated Associate Editor to lead our news team through the election period and beyond.
The Associate Editor will play a pivotal role in our daily operations by working with journalists, staff writers, and reporters to cover news and break exclusive stories relevant to readers in Lebanon and around the world.
This person must have a strong command of English and Lebanese/Arabic, be able to work in a fast-paced environment, contribute their experience to the team, and have an understanding of the Lebanese political scene.
The right person should have a strong network of sources, have a knack for finding unique local angles and formulating engaging headlines.
We're looking for an editor to lead our news division. You should have editing experience and an understanding of Lebanese news and the political scene. Need to have perfect English. You'll find and approve topics for the writers, reporters, and journalists - then edit and publish them. You're expected to write and contribute to pieces as needed.
Before applying, please visit our site (the961.com) and about page (the961.com/about) to get a feel for who we are and to ensure you align with our values!
1) Strengthen the Editorial team's OKRs and Objectives
2) Coaching and Leading Journalists
3) Being an Expert on Tone & Editing
Immediate vacancy as we enter election season.
In-person work at our HQ in Jal el Dib or our temporary news/media room in Naqqache is preferred. If due to the transportation issues, this is absolutely not a possibility, hybrid or remote may be accommodated.