In These Times
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Managing Editor

Post Date:Mar 10, 2021Type:Full time
Start Date:April 2021Salary:$55,000 base
Location: United States - Illinois - Chicago Job Reference:
Job Description:

In These Times, a national, monthly magazine that has covered politics and social movements from the left since 1976, is seeking a full-time managing editor.

The managing editor is responsible for shepherding each print issue from conception to rolling off the presses. They oversee art, writers, story editors, copy editors and proofers to keep the trains running on time and ensure that every aspect of the magazine meets our high standards for excellence. They also assign and edit several print stories per issue, including features. The managing editor has a strong voice in the In These Times’ editorial priorities and vision for the magazine.

As the In These Times managing editor you’ll be provided with an opportunity to amplify and inform progressive movements and the Left at a moment when they are resurgent. You will be joining a close-knit team that cares passionately about economic, racial and climate justice. 

3 years experience as a managing editor or project manager; editing skill; a passion for In These Times’ mission
Desired skills: In Design

This is a full-time position. It is currently remote due to the pandemic, but will become in-person in Chicago in 2022.

Salary starts at $55,000, commensurate with experience.

In These Times offers top-notch benefits: paid medical and dental (including for employee’s partner and/?or family), employer-matched SIMPLE IRA, three months paid parental leave, 16 paid holidays per year, and 4 weeks paid vacation.

We’re also a proud union workplace with an internal culture that strives to live up to the ideals we advocate every day through our journalism.

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Contact Information
In These Times
Jessica Stites
2040 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
United States

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