Announcement: Position Available–Editorial Director

The Center for Effective Public Policy seeks to hire a full-time Editorial Director to work on the Advancing Pretrial Policy and Research (APPR) initiative, a multi-year national project focused on pretrial justice.  This is a new position that can be home-based or based in the Center’s office in Kensington, Maryland. The Editorial Director will be tasked with the following: (1) in collaboration with the APPR Communications Director and communications team, executing a content strategy and dissemination plan for APPR publications, newsletters, and other forms of communication; and (2) researching, writing, and editing original substantive content focusing on a variety of pretrial issues, primarily for an audience of pretrial professionals, and secondarily for the general public. The Center values diversity and strives to hire candidates consistent with these values. We also seek the following qualities in all potential employees: self-starters who enjoy creating and implementing new initiatives; have critical, analytic, problem solving, and creative thinking skills; can flourish and work independently in a virtual work environment, and possess a highly collegial attitude and are adept at working in a collaborative environment. Candidates must be willing to work flexible hours as needed, including occasional evenings and weekends.

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