The New York Times

Editorial Assistant
We have an opening for an editorial assistant in Opinion, supporting two columnists, Frank Bruni and Gail Collins. This job, which is based in NYC, is a great gig for someone who is organized, digitally savvy and has broad-ranging news interests with a special curiosity about politics and national affairs. 

The editorial assistant must have a sharp eye for detail; a strong sense of fresh arguments and good writing; superb research skills; a devotion to the highest standards of accuracy, precision and verification; ability to dive into unfamiliar material on deadline; discretion in handling sensitive editorial material; familiarity with various social media platforms; and a strong interest in opinion journalism. Collegiality and diplomacy are essential. 
25 August 2020