Deputy Editor, Politics

New York City, New York (US)
Great Salary + Benefits
Dec 08, 2017
Jan 07, 2018
Deputy Editor, Politics in New York or DC
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

Newsweek is looking for a talented Deputy Editor, Politics in New York or Washington to help grow our politics team and shape coverage. The ideal candidate is obsessed with politics and policy, understands Washington and knows how to find big audiences on the web for our award-winning journalism. The Deputy Editor will work with the Politics Editor and National Editor to manage for competitive journalism and grow our audience.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Assigning and editing daily stories and features for the web
  • Working with a team of more than 10 writers in Washington, California and New York
  • Writing SEO and social-friendly headlines
  • Coordinating with editors in New York and London
  • Helping writers identify angles and sources

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to Ken Li at at and Cristina Silva at c.silva at


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