Senior Editor

Foreign Affairs
  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Mid Career / Advanced
  • Posted
    May 25

Position description

Founded in 1922, Foreign Affairs is the preeminent publication on international affairs and U.S. foreign policy. It is published by the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), which is a leading independent, nonprofit membership organization and nonpartisan center dedicated to producing and disseminating foreign policy ideas.

 

Foreign Affairs is looking for a senior editor to join our editorial team.

The major responsibilities of this position will include (but are not limited to):

  • Commission, review, and edit articles
  • Help oversee the work of junior editors
  • Work closely with the Foreign Affairs leadership to develop long-term editorial strategy

Qualifications

  • Excellent writing skills
  • Significant editing experience
  • Experience with digital publishing
  • Ability to juggle a wide range of tasks on short deadlines and work well as part of a team
  • Strong understanding of foreign policy and international affairs

 

About CFR

Founded in 1921, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is a leading nonprofit membership organization, research center, and publisher, with headquarters in New York, an office in Washington, DC, and programs nationwide. It is dedicated to increasing America's understanding of the world and contributing ideas to U.S. foreign policy. CFR's 5,000+ members are leaders in international affairs and foreign policy. CFR also publishes Foreign Affairs, the preeminent magazine on global issues, and provides up-to-date information about the world and U.S. foreign policy on its award-winning website, CFR.org.

 

The Council on Foreign Relations offers a benefits package that is among the best offered by nonprofit institutions today, including an award-winning health and wellness program, an on-site fitness center, and generous leave policies and health insurance programs.

 

The Council on Foreign Relations is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks candidates from a diverse background.

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