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WPR Is Hiring an Associate Editor

Monday, Jan. 6, 2020

Thank you for your interest in World Politics Review. This position has been filled.

World Politics Review, an online source of news and analysis on global affairs whose subscribers include foreign and defense ministries, government agencies, international organizations, and leading think tanks and universities worldwide, is seeking an associate editor with deep knowledge of international affairs and top-notch editorial skills. The associate editor will oversee all aspects of WPR’s award-winning in-depth channel of longform reporting and analysis. The full archive of in-depth articles is available here.

Working with our editor-in-chief and other members of our editorial team, the associate editor will conceive and commission story ideas, find contributors, and guide the in-depth articles to publication. In addition to the editing responsibilities, the editor will write a shorter article each week for the site, and contribute to WPR’s weekly podcast. There will also be opportunities to work on WPR’s newsletters.

The ideal candidate will have a journalism background and a passion for international affairs, display “perfect pitch” as an experienced editor and writer, and be very comfortable with all the tools of digital publishing. If you’d like to be a big part of a small team with a real impact, this is the job for you.

Applicants must be based in New York City or willing to relocate or commute daily. Our Brooklyn office is collegial and collaborative. WPR offers a generous package of benefits and adheres to a 40-hour weekday work week.

WPR is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

How to apply:

  • Email resume to jobs@worldpoliticsreview.com with the subject line “Associate Editor”.
  • In the body of your email, tell us why you want the job and what you can add to our team.
  • Your resume should be the only attachment.
  • We regret that we cannot respond individually to every application. If you do not hear from us within 10 days of applying, you can assume you were not selected for an interview.