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Publication or Company Gallup
Job Title Deputy Editor, Gallup.com
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Editing
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Washington, DC
Job Requirements Deputy Editor, Gallup.com

The Company:
Gallup.com reports empirical evidence to leaders and decision makers worldwide about how the world’s 7 billion citizens think and behave. Combining 70 years of experience with global reach, Gallup.com provides unique, unrivaled insight into the political, economic, and social issues of the moment. Gallup Daily and global tracking make Gallup.com a must-read for audiences that need the most accurate and up-to-date information on the thoughts of people around the world.

The Opportunity:
Gallup.com is looking for an editorial leader to create and manage content primarily for digital platforms. News judgment, writing skills, creativity, time management, and organizational skills are critical, along with an ability to improve our digital presence and to implement a broad-based digital strategy. The deputy editor will:
• Generate data-driven story ideas and write news articles and blog posts as needed for Gallup.com
• Edit news articles for Gallup.com
• Oversee Gallup.com editorial operations, including day-to-day management of the site
• Translate and implement the digital strategy for Gallup.com, including overseeing website changes
• Assist with corporate communications initiatives
• Interact with a diverse team of writers, editors, and social scientists
• Prioritize urgent, competing demands; juggle multiple tasks; and follow through on projects to completion

• A strong command of Associated Press style and current editorial practices
• A strong understanding of national and international news developments
• Superior attention to detail and organization
• Along with superb writing and editing skills, this individual will have a strong understanding of qualitative and quantitative research practices
• The ideal candidate will be proficient in content management systems and Google Analytics
• A bachelor’s degree and journalism experience are required; a master’s degree in journalism or communications is preferred
• Two to three years of editorial experience is preferred
• Must provide recent writing and editing samples

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

Gallup is an Equal Opportunity Employer
About Our Company Gallup's forward-thinking research, analytics, and advice help leaders around the world solve their most pressing problems. Combining more than 75 years of experience with our global reach, we know more about the attitudes and behaviors of the world's constituents, employees, and customers than any other organization. Gallup helps private and public organizations boost organic growth through measurement tools, strategic advice, and education. Our 2,000 professionals deliver services at client organizations, through the Web, and in nearly 40 offices around the world.

Gallup hires people who bring energy, enthusiasm, and the right talents to our unique workplace. Our associates are self-starters with a mission to achieve great things and to contribute to new ideas and fresh concepts that are rooted in profound research and refined intelligence. Through hard work and collaboration, Gallup associates strive to build great relationships with each other and in client organizations.
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