Senior Space & Air Force Reporter

Air Force Association, Arlington, Virginia

Date Posted April 21, 2021
Industry Magazines / Publishing
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website http://www.airforcemag.org

Description:

Lead coverage of the new U.S. Space Force for Air Force Magazine /AirForceMag.com. We're looking for a high-energy Senior Reporter to break news covering the Space Force, Air Force, and cutting-edge technology. The successful candidate will be flexible, able to cover issues from satellites to personnel and to enterprise coverage across the Air and Space Force ecosystem. 

Air Force Magazine is the go-to source for news and insight about the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Space Force. We cover strategy, operations, people, and technology for a global audience. Editorially independent, Air Force Magazine and  are published by the Air Force Association, a 501c(3) corporation. 

Our ideal candidate has a passion for news; familiarity with the U.S. military, Congress, and/or technology; and an interest in the Air and Space forces. Knowledge of issues, agencies, and people important to national security is highly valued, as is interest in emerging technologies and the ability to explain these topics in clear, plain English. If you're a journalist who looks beyond the news of the day and sees the stories readers will want to read tomorrow, we want to hear from you. 

Some travel is required, overseas travel is possible. If you enjoy breaking and making news, digging into complicated topics, and writing news on deadline as well as long-form magazine features, this could be the job for you.   

   Job requirements include the following:

The Air Force Association is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and honoring the contributions of our country’s veterans.

Instructions for Applicants:
Please read the following carefully before beginning the application process.
To be considered for this position, you must submit an AFA employment application, including salary requirements, a cover letter, and a resume to recruiter@afa.org.

The AFA application is available at https://www.afa.org/content/dam/afa/why-join/AFA%20Employment%20Application.pdf   Incomplete and/or unofficial AFA applications will not be considered.

 

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