The Nation seeks Senior Editor. Candidates should be steeped in progressive politics, ideas, movements and culture. The Senior Editor will assign and edit a wide range of articles, from short op-eds and comments to long-form features and essays. We seek applicants who are creative and forward-thinking, with a proven track record of producing journalism with impact. At least 3 years of similar experience is required, as is the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
Applicants must be based in New York City or willing to relocate or commute daily. The office is small and collegial, and collaborating with other editors is prized.
The Nation Company LLC is an equal-opportunity employer. We welcome all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We conform to the spirit as well as the letter of all applicable laws and regulations. Please send a résumé and cover letter to email@example.com. No phone calls, please.
This position is covered by the collective-bargaining agreement between The Nation and the News Guild of New York, CWA Local 31003, AFL-CIO. The starting salary is $74,000 and can scale up depending on experience with great benefits.