The Democratic Staff of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee seeks an Editor to help write and edit Committee materials. The editor will play key role in shaping Committee reports, releases, speeches, op-eds and other documents.
A qualified candidate has a minimum of five years of experience in journalism or communications; excellent writing and editing skills; an ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously; demonstrated ability to convey complex information to a wide audience; mastery of grammar, punctuation and style; and professional experience or strong interest in economic issues. The ideal candidate will have worked in news environment as a reporter/editor, or as an editor or writer at a think tank. She/he must work well in a collaborative environment.
The office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, disability, genetic information, national origin, uniformed service, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and three writing samples indicating the job title in the subject line. All application materials must be submitted by Monday, February 17.