Assistant Managing Editor

Location
Washington
Posted
Apr 28, 2014
Closes
May 28, 2014
Contact
Ms. Arleen Torgersen
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
Assistant Managing Editor

CQ Researcher, an innovative, award-winning Washington, D.C.-based weekly publication that produces 10,000-word footnoted backgrounders on current issues and controversies, seeks an assistant managing editor with top-notch substantive and line editing skills, the ability to guide veteran writers on issues ranging from economics and social policy to education and the environment, and the capacity to thrive in a fast-paced deadline environment. The successful candidate must have the demonstrated ability to perform a wide range of editorial duties at a consistently high level, from diagnosing and fixing structural problems in copy and ensuring that articles meet our standards of depth and balance to writing captions and editing footnotes. Expertise in digital journalism and development of website content a plus. CQ Researcher, an imprint of SAGE Publications, is a primary reference source for academic and public libraries, policy makers and media. It received the American Bar Association’s Silver Gavel Award and Society of Professional Journalists’ Sigma Delta Chi Award for Excellence.

For immediate consideration, please send cover letter and resume to Arleen.Torgersen@sagepub.com, or apply online at http://www.sagepublications.com/careers/ for the Assistant Managing Editor position, Job #14-3526.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer ~ M/F/D/V



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