21AUG - Web Editor - Foreign Affairs - Deadline: N/A



Organization Description
Since its founding in 1922, Foreign Affairs has been the leading forum for serious discussion of American foreign policy and global affairs. It is now a multiplatform media organization with a print magazine, a website, a mobile site, various apps and social media feeds, an event business, and more.  Foreign Affairs is published by the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), a non-profit and nonpartisan membership organization dedicated to improving the understanding of U.S. foreign policy and international affairs through the free exchange of ideas.

Location – 58 East 68th Street, New York, NY

Job Description
Foreign Affairs is looking for a web editor to join our editorial team. He/she will help manage the site's editorial activities; conceptualize, commission, and edit various online features; and shape short- and long-term development priorities.

Job Requirements

  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Significant editing experience
  • Experience with digital publishing, social media, and multimedia editing
  • Ability to juggle a wide range of tasks on short deadlines and work well with writers, editors, Web producers, and circulation and advertising staff
  • Strong interest in and understanding of foreign policy and international affairs
  • Master's degree in a relevant field or equivalent professional experience (preferred)

How to Apply
Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, three writing samples, and a 500-word statement outlining a vision for how Foreign Affairs should develop its Web presence to: FA_jobs@cfr.org.  

Deadline - N/A