Brooklyn assistant editor job, FT

The Community Newspaper Group (CNG) publishes seven weekly papers covering a broad swath of the borough, plus the monthly and specialty publications. CNG is seeking an experienced editor to work on several of our Brooklyn publications. The assistant editor will manage our arts and entertainment sections, play a major role in the production of our Family magazines and specialty publications, and work directly with editors on our websites:,, and This is a highly intense position that requires exceptional writing skills, flawless organization, razor-sharp focus, intensity, and desire to work in a spirited, motivated environment. This is an excellent opportunity to hone skills in newspaper, web, and magazine production in a fast-paced media environment. Only local candidates will be considered.


- Experience in arts/entertainment coverage in New York City
- Experience with newspaper production
- Excellent writing skills
- Ability to manage and motivate a small staff of writers and freelancers
- Extremely detail oriented

Please send resume and cover letter to