Congress editor

E&E News, Washington, District of Columbia

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Date Posted January 13, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Wanted: E&E News -- the country’s top energy and environment newsroom -- is looking for an experienced journalist to help lead our congressional and campaigns team, and help run E&E Daily.

The job: The E&E Daily deputy editor will help lead a team of reporters who spend most of their time monitoring congressional and political developments in energy and the environment. You'll keep track of hearings, bills and other legislative activity. You'll also edit stories for clarity and accuracy. 

Is this for you? We're looking for an editor who sees the big picture but also pays meticulous attention to detail. The successful candidate will be able to multitask and stay on top of developments and breaking news. You'll need deep knowledge of American politics and Congress. 

About us: Working from a newsroom near the Capitol and from bureaus across the country, our 65 reporters and editors produce five online publications –- Climatewire, Energywire, E&E Daily, Greenwire and E&E News PM. Our readers pay a lot for our work and we deliver it in crisp newspaper-style prose. We offer a competitive salary; medical and dental insurance; flexible spending accounts and commuter benefits; a 401(K) match program; paid vacation; and paid family leave. Our company values creativity, curiosity, hard work, and work-life balance. E&E News is committed to increasing our staff diversity. Individuals who want to work here are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.  

To apply: Email your cover letter explaining why you’d be a good fit for this job and your resume to Please write "Congress editor" in the subject line.

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