Slate is hiring a senior editor for a full-time, 14-month position. Ideal candidates will be smart, funny, and energetic; have excellent news sense and good judgment; write sparkling copy and headlines; and be deft, sensitive editors. Five years editorial experience required; experience working online strongly preferred. Good humor and menschiness also a big plus. The position is full time, on staff, with benefits; though temporary, and scheduled to conclude December 2015, the position could become ongoing. Slate welcomes candidates from all backgrounds. The position can be located in New York or Washington, D.C. The deadline for applications is Thursday, Aug. 21 at 5 p.m. ET.
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