Junior Assistant Editor for Advice

7 days left

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 25, 2022
Closes
Jul 12, 2022
Ref
JR-90273606
Hours
Full Time
Application Instructions

Please list all professional experience and explain any gaps in employment history. All of your application materials, which may include PDF files of work samples and/or links to audio, video, photography or graphics, must be uploaded to the field labeled Resume/Cover Letter/Work Samples to be considered for the position.

Job Description

The Washington Post is looking for a junior assistant editor on the advice team in Features who will help continue to expand the reach of, and engagement with, The Washington Post's daily advice columns.

Duties include careful and thoughtful editing and producing of advice columns, managing recirculation efforts, working with other advice editors to help to shape the growth of the advice team, supporting the continuation of evolving growth efforts, production of live chats, and contributing to the launch and management of potential dedicated social media accounts.

The successful candidate will love learning new things and developing ideas that bring fresh perspectives to our coverage. This is a detail-oriented position for a self-starter who takes direction well.

This position is based in our Washington newsroom.

The Post strives to provide its readers with high-quality, trustworthy news and information while constantly innovating. That mission is best served by a diverse, multi-generational workforce with varied life experiences and perspectives. All cultures and backgrounds are welcomed.

Candidates should upload a résumé and cover letter to our jobs portal by June 6. All application materials can be uploaded to the same field. The cover letter should be addressed to Interim Features Executive Editor David Malitz, Deputy Features Editor Mitch Rubin and Managing Editor Krissah Thompson.

The Post strives to provide its readers with high-quality, trustworthy news and information while constantly innovating. That mission is best served by a diverse, multi-generational workforce with varied life experiences and perspectives. All cultures and backgrounds are welcomed.

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