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Publication or Company Nautilus
Job Title Assistant Editor
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Magazine Publishing
Salary Very Competitive
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Are you versed in science? Can you edit with scientific precision? Can you locate an original story among crowded fields of stories? Find writers to bring science alive, with prose that both sings, and is stone-cold accurate? Then you are the senior editor that Nautilus is looking for.

- Exceptional editing skills.
- Strong writing skills, demonstrated through a portfolio of published work.
- Strong science background, either through education, research or >4 years in science journalism.
- An entrepreneurial attitude, constantly pushing to realize new opportunities.

- Develop original content for magazine.
- Conceptualizing issue and story ideas, finding and developing writers, editing content, managing writers and editors.
- Work closely with in-house production and art teams.

Special Instructions: Include cover letter and portfolio of published work with application.
About Our Company Nautilus is a new kind of science magazine, that weaves leading-edge science, culture and philosophy into a single story told by the world’s leading thinkers and writers. Based in New York City, Nautilus chooses a single topic every month and publishes a new chapter, online, every Thursday. We publish reported features, narrative non-fiction, essays, blog posts and interviews. And also fiction, graphic stories, and interactive widgets and games.
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