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NPQ is seeking a Senior Editor.

Fast paced Senior Editorial Position available at NPQ Online .

Responsibilities will include story selection, editing, and writing for the online newswire. This job is fast paced and deadline driven, requiring the capacity to act as both the intellectual and management lead but in a talented team setting. The job requires a deep and detailed knowledge of the civil sector that is based both in practice and scholarship and, preferably, in a knowledge of journalistic processes. This position works with 3 other staff and numerous volunteer writers to produce 7 stories each weekday on issues that inform nonprofits with an eye to making them more effective and influential– this includes stories on policy, nonprofit practice, trends in philanthropy, social movements, social enterprise and more.


NPQ is on a fast growth trajectory and this new position will be adopting a big portion of the daily online editorial work currently covered by the editor in chief. The right candidate will have the ability to work very quickly on complex topics, helping to shape and fine tune stories to a largely nonprofit readership.


Salary and benefits are competitive.

Please respond to this posting with a letter of interest and resume by January 15 to HR@NPQMAG.ORG. All inquiries will be treated as entirely confidential.

Background: The Nonprofit Quarterly (NPQ) is a national publication for the civil sector, including nonprofits and philanthropy. It publishes a highly-regarded print journal on issues of management and governance, and a popular digital newswire, a collection of news stories and a feature, every weekday that tracks trends in the operating environments of nonprofits.


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