The Daily Caller News Foundation is accepting resumes for a full-time editor. The job entails managing content on one of the country’s leading news foundations from our Washington, D.C. headquarters.
The candidate must be a speedy and competent copy editor with an understanding of AP style and capable of editing news stories for both accuracy and readability. The candidate should also be able to confidently provide editorial guidance to budding journalists.
The candidate must have excellent news judgment and an eye for what stories will draw incredible amounts of interest. He or she must also know how to optimize content to attract visitors from a variety of sources — including search engines and social media.
The candidate should have a strong knowledge of U.S. policy and politics in addition to having a great eye for viral content.
The candidate must be extremely clever and love packaging stories with hilarious and/or clickable headlines.
The candidate will also be expected to occasionally write and report interesting news stories in a clear and concise manner. Most importantly, the candidate should enjoy working in an irreverent and fast-moving atmosphere.
At least two years of professional journalism experience is preferred, but not required.
Alongside joining an enthusiastic, dedicated and growing team, perks include great health care, flexible vacation time, and the liveliest co-workers in D.C. Softball skills are a plus.
Founded by Tucker Carlson, a 25-year veteran of print and broadcast media, and Neil Patel, former chief policy adviser to Vice President Dick Cheney, the Daily Caller News Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit providing original investigative reporting from a team of professional reporters that operates for the public benefit.
Located in downtown Washington, D.C., the DCNF is easily accessible from four Metro lines. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:
Ethan Barton, Acting Editor in Chief