Assistant editor for op-eds
Editorial is seeking an experienced editor to join our op-ed team. The successful candidate will be someone with a highly entrepreneurial attitude toward opinions journalism and an interest in the full array of topics covered by Post Opinions. Duties will emphasize quickly finding and working with outside writers to produce smart and influential commentary in response to the daily news cycle. The candidate will have strong editing skills, including a desire and ability to work with both highly polished writers and those who need significant help turning their ideas into effective essays and arguments. The editor will also work closely with our in-house columnists and bloggers. The position requires some on-call weekends, on a rotating basis.