Breaking News Editor (EDI0086)

POLITICO is looking for a breaking news editor eager to be on the cutting edge of politics at one of the most exciting newsrooms in America. This editor will lead a team of reporters responsible for driving the conversation of the day with fast, smart stories on developments in Washington and beyond. The breaking news team serves a central, integrated function in the newsroom, and is expected to be enterprising in how it tackles major news. The ideal candidate has a natural sense of urgency, strong news judgment, polished editing skills, a knack for nurturing young talent, a relentless drive to win, and an impish sense of fun.

How To Apply

Send a résumé, cover letter describing your interest and relevant experience to [email protected] with this in the subject line: EDI0086

Equal Opportunity

It is POLITICO’s policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender or other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law.


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