Education Editor (EDI0009)


POLITICO Pro is looking for a smart, dynamic editor to oversee its fast-paced education section. This job would include managing four reporters covering every aspect of federal pre-K, K-12 and higher education policy, with a focus on Capitol Hill and the U.S. Education Department; editing full-length articles and shorter pieces for multiple platforms, including for POLITICO Pro subscribers, the POLITICO print edition, morning newsletters and the POLITICO web site.


The Education Editor will have to have strong management skills and be able to guide and nurture an ambitious team with varying levels of experience who are expected to break news every day for a sophisticated and demanding readership. The ideal candidate will be an energetic editor or polished writer with a commitment to accountability reporting and some knowledge of education and the Hill. This is an active, hands-on management and editing position that involves some evening hours and juggling tight deadlines.

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