NENC Careers: Editor, New England News Collaborative

Editor, New England News Collaborative (*Remote Work Option)

This position has been filled.

The New England News Collaborative, a regional hub of nine public media stations in the Northeast, is searching for a versatile editor to help accelerate our journalism to reach a wider audience. If you get excited at the prospect of working collaboratively to achieve our highest potential and impact in public media – and are keen on doing this in the New England region of the U.S. – we want to hear from you.

Working with the NENC’s Editorial Director/Executive Editor, this editor role is a new, key position. The ideal candidate is a talented, detail-oriented journalist with experience executing high-impact projects and fostering an appetite for collaboration. The Editor will also be an active partner and ally in the NENC’s diversity and inclusion efforts to strengthen our journalism.

The Editor will join a growing NENC team in 2022 that will include a digital/multimedia producer and visual journalist as we look to meet emerging audiences across platforms. 

*Remote work in the New England region is available for this full-time position.

Essential job skills and functions include:

  • Excellent communication, editing craft and organizational skills 
  • Sharp news judgment and deep commitment to accuracy and journalism ethics
  • Day-to-day management of NENC content-sharing among stations
  • Edit regional enterprise stories and projects from the New England News Collaborative
  • Work with Editorial Director, NENC staff and partner stations to develop, create and edit new multiplatform content 
  • Coordinate production of regional content series, including specials or recurring series on emerging topics in New England such as climate change

The Editor would be employed by Connecticut Public, the lead station of the NENC. Other partner stations include NPR affiliates WBUR, WGBH, Vermont Public Radio, New Hampshire Public Radio, Maine Public, New England Public Media, WSHU and WCAI Cape and Islands.

We recognize candidates might not fit every qualification. If that’s you, we still encourage you to apply. Let us know about you and your talents.

This position has been filled.

Interested in learning more about the New England News Collaborative? NENC Executive Editor Vanessa de la Torre is available for virtual “office hour” chats. She can also be reached at

Visit the NENC’s Careers page to learn about opportunities at our partner stations.