Seeking an Executive Editor for a web-based, news organization focusing on US politics. Ideal candidate will have 3+ years experience editing/writing for a digital news site and an understanding of digital journalism. The Executive Editor will be in charge of overseeing the site's content and editorial operations, as well as planning and implementing a strategy to obtain loyal readers.
- Write and oversee content on the site
- Develop growth strategy based on latest digital news trends and tools
- Create social media presence with clear objectives for engagement and site traffic
- Build online presence based on user interest and interaction
- 3+ years experience editing/writing for a digital news site
- Possess a network of DC political contacts
- Passion for covering US politics
Please send resume, samples of writing and editorial work, as well as salary requirements.