Immediate Job Opening at NDN/NPI - Editor, Writer

We will be announcing several new openings this week.  This one is the first:

Editor, Writer - NDN and the New Policy Institute seek an experienced editor to manage our content, oversee the execution of web communications strategies, and engage with our readers and supporters. Specific responsibilities include: maintaining and managing several websites and ensuring effective placement of content; promoting and distributing major work to the media and other interested parties; managing social media presences (Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, etc.); tracking and analyzing traffic trends; and writing for the NDN and New Policy Institute sites and blogs.

Job Requirements:

  • 2+ years of previous experience as an editor with significant experience working with web content
  • Excellent writing skills and experience writing for web
  • Experience using content management systems and familiarity with Drupal and WordPress
  • Functional knowledge of HTML/CSS (some PHP experience a plus)
  • Organizational, communications, and multitasking skills, and a strong ability to work independently

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience using social media such as Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube, preferably for specific organizations, causes, or campaigns
  • Previous experience in center-left politics 
  • Visual/Graphic design experience

Salary and benefits package commensurate with experience.

Send cover letter, resume, 2 clips or writing samples and references by Feb 10th to