Are you a fast, careful editor who loves free minds and free markets? Reason wants to hire you. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to do meticulous line edits, proofreading, and fact-checking on deadline. He or she will also have an in-depth understanding of politics and public policy, and an appreciation for the libertarian worldview. Fluency in A.P. style is a major plus. The job has huge potential for growth and includes opportunities to write for Reason's online and print publications as well.

JOB DUTIES INCLUDE:

  • Copy-editing quick-turnaround news items for Reason.com
  • Collaborating with editorial staff to help refine longer-form pieces for Reason's print edition
  • Liaising with freelancers and assigning stories as appropriate
  • Research and fact-checking as needed

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Previous journalism and/or editing experience
  • Solid grasp of journalistic practices
  • Sharp organizational and writing skills
  • Obsessive attention to detail

Location flexible, but Washington, D.C. preferred. Send clips and résumé to jobs@reason.com.