Associate Editor, HuffPost HuffingtonPost.com
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The Huffington Post is a Pulitzer Prize-winning source of breaking news, features, and entertainment, as well as a highly engaged community for opinion and conversation. The Huffington Post has 46 million monthly unique visitors (comScore December, 2012) posting more than 8 million comments each month. The site has more than 40,000 bloggers -- from politicians, students and celebrities to academics, parents and policy experts -- who contribute in real-time on the subjects they are most passionate about. The Huffington Post has editions in the UK, Canada, Quebec, France, Spain, Italy, and Japan.
The Huffington Post Media Group has an immediate opening for an Associate Editor based in New York.
Manage and execute detailed, in-depth research under tight deadlines, with impeccable organization and structure
Keen ability to distill research into concise and compelling summaries
Manage company-wide special projects
Evaluate and copy-edit blog submissions and posts as needed
Occasionally perform various administrative duties for a company executive
Candidate is expected to work Tuesday - Saturday schedule .
Previous research experience in a political or news environment is a must
Strong preference for research/prep experience for an elected official such as a mayor, governor, congressman, or senator
Ideal candidate is an organized, detail-oriented multi-tasker who can effectively work on his or her time while juggling multiple projects on strict deadlines
Passion for extensive research and unearthing ?nuggets? of valuable information
Experience writing, researching and editing for a high-level executive
Excellent interpersonal communication skills
Interest in and knowledge of current events, media and politics
Fluent in social media platforms (twitter, facebook, instagram, google +) and experience with various CMS a plus
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