Associate Editor, Politics

Newsweek Media Group
  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Nov 14

Position description

Newsweek is looking for a talented Associate Editor, Politics in New York or Washington to help shape our politics coverage. The ideal candidate is obsessed with politics and policy, understands how Washington works and knows how to find big audiences on the web for our award-winning journalism. The Associate Editor will work with the Politics Editor and National Editor to publish competitive journalism and grow our audience.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Assigning and editing daily stories and features for the web
  • Working with a team of more than 10 writers in Washington, California and New York
  • Writing SEO and social-friendly headlines
  • Coordinating with editors in New York and London
  • Helping writers identify angles and sources

Application instructions

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to Ken Li and Cristina Silva at [email protected]

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