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The Huffington Post Is Hiring A Green Editor

Location: Washington, D.C. or New York City
Position Type: Full Time

About the Role:
The Huffington Post is seeking an editor to coordinate our Green coverage. The ideal candidate will have experience reporting and editing stories on the environment, science and technology, with an eye toward solutions. The ideal candidate will have an understanding of gaps in the media landscape on these issues and seek to fill them with high-quality content that breaks new ground. The Green editor will help coordinate our coverage of these topics, working closely with reporters and editors within the organization to plan and execute both daily coverage and long-term planning. Experience in creative, multimedia storytelling methods storytelling methods -- interactives, video, graphics, GIFs, photos, etc. -- is a plus.

Responsibilities:
* Coordinate coverage of news and features on the environment
* Curate and maintain our Green page
* Be able to recognize trends and opportunities in the Green space
* Work with reporters to develop, report and write enterprise and feature stories
* Coordinate with editors and reporters across the organization on Green coverage
* Manage Green's SEO and social media strategies

Requirements for Success:
* At least five years of reporting and editing experience
* Solid news judgment
* Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced newsroom
* Experience in online, multimedia reporting
* Knowledge and passion for solutions-oriented science and environment stories

 

Email a cover letter and resume to Michael Weiss at michael.weiss@huffingtonpost.com and Jo Confino at jo.confino@huffingtonpost.com. 

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