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Associate Editor


Washington, DC 04-15-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

The Hill, a division of Nexstar Media Group, seeks an A ssociate E ditor to join our newsroom.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our growing team of reporters and editors producing news for a large national audience. You will work closely with those editors and reporters to generate ideas and craft and refine non-partisan stories on politics, healthcare, national security and other coverage areas.

A hard work ethic and good time-management skills are required to handle the fast-paced news cycle. Applicants should be familiar with Washington DC and federal politics and have a good nose for news and where stories are going.

The position is full-time with some nights and weekends.

Please upload your materials combined into one single document with as much of the following as possible: your updated resume, a brief cover letter explaining your interest and fit for the position, and your portfolio/clips or links to a few samples of your work. Completing these steps will ensure that you receive the highest consideration.

Ideal candidates will have these skills and qualifications:
• Excellent critical thinking skills.
• An eye for details and an ability to spot both errors and lifeless copy
• At least t wo year s' experience working in a newsroom
• Excellent communicator who works well as part of a team

About The Hill

Established in 1994, The Hill is the country's definitive digital source for non-partisan political news and information. Inside the Beltway, it's known as an essential, agenda-setting read for lawmakers and influencers. Beyond the Capitol, The Hill's trusted content is shared more often on social media than any other major political news brand in America.
Our properties include TheHill.com, reaching a monthly audience of 41M; Hill.TV, the largest independent video platform within the Beltway with 1.4B annual views; The Hill's print edition, one of the most influential sources for law and policy makers; Elevate Studios, creating breakthrough branded content offerings for leading marketers; and The Hill Events, which hosted 70 virtual events last year, featuring 92 Members of Congress and 88 industry leaders in meaningful policy discussions.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d2156y-3-225-221-151-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.