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Senior Editor

The Nation is seeking a senior editor. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of five years experience as an assigning editor, either print or online, and demonstrated success in conceptualizing and editing reported and investigative features. Experience cultivating reporters and managing relationships with external organizations is key. Familiarity with The Nation's editorial mission and wide knowledge of US politics is essential, as is the ability to work in a fluid news environment and manage multiple deadlines on a daily and weekly basis. Working knowledge of InCopy and CMS systems a plus. The Senior Editor's responsibilities include editing feature stories, investigative articles, editorials and comment pieces for both print and online; editing columnists and staff writers and generating story ideas in regular editorial meetings. Located in our New York City office, the position offers excellent benefits and a congenial work atmosphere. The Nation Co. LP is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome all applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We conform to the spirit as well as the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.  Email resume, cover letter and salary requirements to: editjob@thenation.com. No calls please.