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Editor, City & State NY

Company: 
Government Executive Media Group LLC
CIty: 
New York
State: 
New York
Occupational fields: 
Arts, Design, and Media
Zip Code: 
10006
Remote Position: 
No
Job Expiration Date: 
02/19/2023

The Role

City & State is seeking an editor with a passion for New York
City and state politics who can direct our coverage with original,
insightful pitches and thoughtful mentorship of our stellar
reporting team. The editor will help our writers produce
well-researched, analytical news stories – written in a clear and
punchy style – as well as in-depth magazine stories. You will edit
stories, lead pitch discussions, work closely with and mentor
reporters, and occasionally write your own analyses.

This is a paid, full-time position. City & State is a
remote-first work company, which does not require you to report in
person. We do encourage staff to take advantage of our new office
in Lower Manhattan.

Responsibilities

  • Assign and edit web stories for City & State New York
  • Work closely with and mentor reporters
  • Review website traffic with City & State’s digital to
    strategize deployment of stories
  • Lead op-ed intake and evaluation, and edit the op-eds
  • Maintain relationships with freelance reporters
  • Work with other editors to fill morning, evening and weekend
    newsletter shifts as needed

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of editing experience, preferably on politics
  • Strong knowledge of New York City and state politics
  • Strong ability to evaluate pitches, have an ear for a
    compelling story
  • SEO-friendly headline writing experience

About GovExec:

GovExec’s data and insights set the standard for depth,
accuracy, and impact for government leaders and contractors. As the
market-leading information and intent-based marketing platform, for
over fifty years GovExec has empowered the government ecosystem to
engage and support government leaders as they work to achieve their
missions across federal, defense, and state and local agencies. Our
strategic sales enablement and intent-based marketing solutions
accelerate revenue growth to fuel market success. The platform is
powered by the largest and most sophisticated database in the
public sector, GovExec’s platform reaches 3.3 million government
influencers each month and provides its marketing clients with a
significant competitive advantage in driving higher conversion and
growth.

Working at GovExec

At GovExec, we believe that a new era of work -- particularly
when, where, and how it gets done -- has arrived. We are building a
hybrid workplace that allows for greater freedom and flexibility
while also fostering a collaborative culture, no matter where you
are working. GovExec offers permanent remote work in 20+ states
across the US, as well as the option to work out of one of our
offices based in Washington DC, New York or San Diego. GovExec also
offers a range of great benefits including:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Open time off policy
  • Twelve weeks paid parental leave
  • Supportive, collaborative teams
  • Unique opportunity to help government officials from a private
    sector company
  • Expansive learning and development opportunities

Commitment to Shared Values

GovExec recruits talent for four salient attributes or
qualities:

  • Soul of Entrepreneurship
  • Culture of Inclusion
  • Force of Ideas
  • Spirit of Generosity

The compensation range for this role is $45,000 to $60,000 per
year.

Government Executive Media Group, Inc.
and its affiliates ("GovExec") are Equal Opportunity Employers. We
do not discriminate against our applicants because of race, color,
religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status,
sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other status protected
by applicable law.

 

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Salary: 
45 000 gross annual income

About GovExec

GovExec’s data and insights set the standard for depth, accuracy, and impact for government leaders and contractors. As the market-leading information and intent-based marketing platform, for over fifty years GovExec has empowered the government ecosystem to engage and support government leaders as they work to achieve their missions across federal, defense, and state and local agencies. Our strategic sales enablement and intent-based marketing solutions accelerate revenue growth to fuel market success. The platform is powered by the largest and most sophisticated database in the public sector, GovExec’s platform reaches 3.3 million government influencers each month and provides its marketing clients with a significant competitive advantage in driving higher conversion and growth.

 

Working at GovExec

At GovExec, we believe that a new era of work -- particularly when, where, and how it gets done -- has arrived. We are building a hybrid workplace that allows for greater freedom and flexibility while also fostering a collaborative culture, no matter where you are working. GovExec offers permanent remote work in 20+ states across the US, as well as the option to work out of one of our offices based in Washington DC, New York or San Diego. GovExec also offers a range of great benefits including:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Open time off policy
  • Twelve weeks paid parental leave
  • Supportive, collaborative teams
  • Unique opportunity to help government officials from a private sector company
  • Expansive learning and development opportunities

 

Commitment to Shared Values

GovExec recruits talent for four salient attributes or qualities:

  • Soul of Entrepreneurship
  • Culture of Inclusion
  • Force of Ideas
  • Spirit of Generosity
Accommodations:
Vision Accommodations, Hearing Accommodations, Neurodiversity, Learning, Mental Health, Mobility