Newsweek is looking for a dynamic, ambitious Deputy Opinion Editor who will have power to solicit, edit, and publish op-ed pieces. This role will report to the Opinion Editor.
Work with the Opinion Editor to shape strategy for the opinion section
Help provide the U.S. edition of Newsweek with a distinctive voice
Recruit and help manage a global group of columnists
Edit columns covering U.S. and world news and politics
Demonstrate an instinctive feel for social media
Model strong journalistic ethics
At least 3 - 5 years of experience editing columns for a well known publication
Strong knowledge of U.S. news and media
Excellent attention to detail, strong communication and organisational skills, and a steadfast adherence to deadlines
Strong knowledge of SEO and social media
Ability to balance a creative and analytical approach to the role
Google and Microsoft Office Suite skills
Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter.
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