Deputy Editor, The Stray Ferret

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  • Location: Harrogate
  • Hours: Full-time
  • Contract type: 12-month fixed term contract


Maternity Cover – from February 2021

12 month fixed term contract

The Stray Ferret is a successful, independent online news site covering the Harrogate district.  Since our launch in March we have rapidly grown a substantial following, broken original stories and punched well above our weight for a local news site.

We are looking for an experienced Deputy Editor to cover maternity leave.  You will have a proven track record of local journalism at a senior level, writing and editing stories and managing a team of journalists.

To apply please send a covering letter and your CV to Tamsin O’Brien, Editor –

Closing date: 11 December

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