The World Policy Institute understands that policymakers and opinion leaders need creative ways to catalyze innovation and engage wider coalitions in solving some of the world’s biggest challenges. By working with artists focused on the same issues, this cross-cutting initiative seeks to build a new, collaborative model for social change.
In Every Nation for Itself: Winners and Losers in a G-Zero World, World Policy Institute Senior Fellow Ian Bremmer illustrates a historic shift in the international system and the world economy—and an unprecedented moment of global uncertainty.
World Policy Journal is seeking a managing editor. The successful candidate will be comfortable working with writers from around the world to shape long-form magazine pieces up to 5,000 words. He or she will see the magazine through its full evolution, from concept to publication to promotion. He or she will be comfortable doing high profile interviews for the magazine, recruiting authors, setting the direction of the magazines website, working with talented interns, and managing the workflow of the quarterly magazine. Strong structural, line, and copy editing skills are essential. The ideal candidate has some experience editing at a print or web publication, but most important is a breadth of knowledge, a passion for international policy, and the ability to transform 6,000 words of dense English-as-a-second-language prose into a gripping magazine story from a global perspective. A sense of humor and some patience is also crucial.
The managing editor will report to the Editor of World Policy Journal, David A. Andelman. Salary is commensurate with experience and competitive with peer organizations. Benefits include generous vacation time, health/dental, 401K, and Flexible Spending Account. The World Policy Institute is an equal opportunity employer.
To apply send a resume and note explaining your interest to David A. Andelman at firstname.lastname@example.org
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