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Publication or Company Washingtonian Magazine
Job Title Editor-in-Chief
Industry Magazine Publishing
Salary Leave Blank
Benefits
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Washington, DC
Job Requirements Washingtonian is seeking a talented and innovative editor with the responsibility for the mission and complete editorial content for Washingtonian Magazine, Washingtonian.com, and Washingtonian Welcome Guide. This position is responsible for supervising a staff of editors, writers and art staffers as well as for annual edit calendars and monthly and quarterly editorial lineups. Reports directly to publisher/owner.

• Minimum of 5 years of editorial or reporting experience with a bachelor’s degree
• Must have understanding and appreciation for city and regional magazines
• Excellent people management and leadership skills
• Excellent budget skills
• Solid understanding and appreciation of news and narrative
• Must be proficient with social media and digital platforms
• Have understanding and appreciation for service journalism
• Have appreciation of food, the arts, popular culture and can contribute to an understanding of the tastes of Washingtonian audiences
• Understands lifestyle and community topics from a readers point of view
• Ability to organize, plan, and meet deadlines

The ideal candidate will:
• Have an understanding of the Washington D.C. area
• Have the ability to attract talent
• Digitally savvy

To apply, send your resume and cover letter with salary expectations to jobs@washingtonian.com Only qualified candidates will be contacted. For more information on Washingtonian, please visit www.washingtonian.com EOE

About Washingtonian Media:
Washingtonian Media is a Washington DC media company that includes the flagship, 49-year-old magazine, Washingtonian, the national capital region's leading monthly with more than 300,000 readers and winner of five National Magazine Awards, and Washingtonian.com--the region's premier lifestyle website with popular blogs, an events calendar, restaurant and happy hour finders, and more -- as well as ancillary publications Washingtonian Bride & Groom, Washingtonian Welcome Guide, Washingtonian Mom. The company has a newly growing Custom Media business as well as an events business.
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