We're looking for a savvy digital journalist who possesses:

  • Relevant experience and strong editorial judgment, who loves powerful storytelling, hard-hitting journalism, technology, and social media
  • Top-notch editing skills, both for dailies and long-form
  • Commitment to mentorship and helping junior-level editors and reporters grow as journalists and deliver their best work
  • A strong sense of humor (a must, not a plus) and an authentic voice
  • Respect and appreciation for The Huffington Post and its mission

The chosen candidate will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing and coordinating editorial and production aspects of HuffPost front page.
  • Determining workflow for content production and regular feature management
  • Develop and maintain an editorial calendar for the site when applicable
  • Management and monitoring of syndicated news feeds on the sites
  • Selecting, creating, writing, publishing and editing content
  • Daily maintenance of the news sections and HuffPost front page
  • Incorporating multi-media elements into the site sections
  • Working to distribute content through social networking methods and other online methods alongside the production and publishing of the content
  • Daily writing and rewriting of news posts
  • Developing and executing online and social media strategies to grow new audience
  • Monitoring growth and performance of HuffPost against determined metrics


Ideal candidates should have the following skills and qualifications:

  • 8+ years experience working with news, politics content
  • Minimum 3 years online experience, including content management systems and site platforms
  • Expert knowledge of news content and audience needs – lives and breathes news, from headlines to politics to business to sports
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Strong network of relevant industry contacts
  • Expert knowledge of effective online content distribution methods, including content sharing and link distribution, and social networking tools
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent site management skills
  • Positive, collaborative team player
  • Enthusiastic self-starter
  • Independent
  • Innovative problem solver
  • Thrives under pressure

Please submit your CV to hr@huffingtonpost.grRef. Code: HP/FPE - Sumbissions closed