The New Republic is looking for a smart, creative, and versatile blogger to cover news and current events for our website, newrepublic.com.
The ideal candidate has wide-ranging interests, a voracious enthusiasm for conversations around the news, and strong pattern recognition for the major issues and stakes that will matter most to TNR readers. She or he has a broad range of reference across politics and culture, a keen wit, and the ability to write clean, engaging copy quickly.
The ideal candidate is also comfortable working in various forms, but has a particular affinity for the iterative, informal style of blogging. She or he has had at least two years of relevant experience.
This is a full-time position; it may be based in either our Washington D.C. or New York City offices.
The position includes a competitive salary and benefits. Diversity is important to us in everything we do. We encourage applicants of all ages, genders, sexual orientations, races, and ethnicities. To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter with links to your best work. No phone calls or paper mail, please.