Deputy Editor, Climate Progress
American Progress - Washington, DC

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American Progress has an immediate opening for a Deputy Editor to work with Dr. Joseph Romm at Climate Progress and assist with climate blogging at ThinkProgress.

  • Help solicit, edit, and oversee content for the blog at
  • Write daily content for Climate Progress.
  • Pursue investigations on energy and climate.
  • Assist the ThinkProgress and CAP Energy teams with research and reporting projects.
  • Engage on social media and promote content through Facebook and Twitter.
  • Monitor print and television media.
  • Other tasks as assigned.
Qualifications and requirements:
  • Strong research and writing experience.
  • Previous publications on energy policy, clean energy, oil, climate science, and national politics.
  • Familiarity with Climate Progress and the progressive blogosphere.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to quickly respond to news developments.
  • Ability to generate original ideas for stories and investigations.
  • Master’s degree.
  • Knowledge of HTML, Photoshop, and social media helpful but not required.
  • Business and/or international background helpful.
Preferred experience:
  • At least five years of experience in national journalism and/or nonprofit blogging.
  • At least two years of experience in policy research and/or government.
American Progress provides a competitive compensation and benefits package.

American Progress is an equal opportunity employer; women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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