Senior Editor, Construction

Location
Washington D.C.
Salary
Competitive annual salary, health, dental, vision, and 401K
Posted
Dec 22, 2017
Metro Area
Washington
Duration
Full Time

We are seeking a Senior Editor to help manage a team of journalists covering the commercial construction industry for a fast-growing, digital-only daily publication. This role reports directly to the managing editor.

What you can bring to the table:

  • Proven content editing and copy-editing skills.
  • Ability to craft deftly reported and written feature stories
  • Knowledge of the construction industry.
  • An aptitude and passion for business journalism. 
  • Ability to coach and lead a team of editors, reporters and freelancers.
  • Ability to build strong editorial products that resonate with business readers. 
  • Strong instincts for understanding the needs of niche audiences. 
  • Deadline-oriented time-management skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in journalism, English or similar field.

Experience:

  • 7+ years at a minimum; 3+ years supervisory experience preferred

Everything we publish is mobile-optimized, so we have a particular interest in editors who are interested in/have experience with the mobile experience.

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