06AUG - Editor, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace - Deadline: 17AUG


Organization Description

The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is a unique global network of policy research centers in Russia, China, Europe, the Middle East, and the United States. Our mission, dating back more than a century, is to advance the cause of peace through analysis and development of fresh policy ideas and direct engagement and collaboration with decisionmakers in government, business, and civil society. Working together, our centers bring the inestimable benefit of multiple national viewpoints to bilateral, regional, and global issues.


1779 Massachusetts Avenue NW

Washington, DC 20036-2103


Job Description

The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, a unique global network of policy research centers in Russia, China, Europe, the Middle East, and the United States, is seeking an editor to join its communications team in Washington, DC.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities include working with the editorial director at one of the most preeminent think tanks in the world to edit policy publications involving major global issues, from short web pieces to in-depth reports. This ranges from substantive editing to copyediting and maintaining consistent Carnegie style throughout web and print content, including proofreading marketing materials and other items. Authors come from around the world, and topics cover a full spectrum of political and economic issues and global foreign policy.

Job Requirements

At least five years of editing experience required. A demonstrated understanding of and interest in a broad range of foreign policy topics as well as a familiarity with the Chicago Manual of Style required. Experience with developmental editing a plus. The successful candidate will be able to independently prioritize and work on multiple projects simultaneously. The ideal candidate will also be able to work collaboratively with the entire communications team and busy policy experts, sensitive to authors' individual writing styles and time constraints. Excellent attention to detail and outstanding interpersonal skills are essential.

How to Apply

To apply, please visit: https://carnegieendowment.applicantpro.com/jobs/255181.html


Deadline -  August 17, 2015


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected group.