Monthly Review, an independent socialist magazine founded in 1949, is seeking a full-time assistant editor.
Primary duties include copy-editing and proofreading articles; liaising with the magazine’s editorial committee and with authors; running editorial meetings; laying out issues using InDesign; and working with the webmaster to develop the magazine’s social media presence.
Candidates must be detail-oriented, focused, and capable of handling multiple tasks at once. Excellent writing and communication skills are essential; familiarity with InDesign would be useful.
The not-for-profit Monthly Review Foundation (which includes Monthly Review and MR Press) has been for many decades a small publisher with a global influence and reputation on the left.
The position requires full-time presence in our New York City office. Salary is$40k/year, and includes medical and dental benefits and employer contribution to a pension plan.
Send résumé, cover letter, and references to jobsearch [at] monthlyreview.org.