The Los Angeles Times is seeking an organized and tenacious project manager to support the growth of our rapidly evolving newsroom.
This is a new position that sits at the intersection of journalism and technology. The successful candidate must be passionate about making our journalism stronger by continuously improving our newsroom’s tools, systems and processes.
The project manager will have significant leeway to suggest areas of focus and priorities, while working closely with journalists and programmers. Current priorities include content management system (CMS) improvements and deployments and the adoption of technology to improve news planning and organizational practice. Over time, the focus will expand to include training, internal communication and technical projects.
If you join us, you will:
You will need:
The job is classified as Multiplatform Editor-Newsroom Project Manager within the Los Angeles Times Guild. This position could involve occasional early morning, night and weekend work.
Please apply to Len De Groot, assistant managing editor, and Matthew Ballinger, deputy editor for digital, at email@example.com.