Managing Editor - USA, The Catholic Herald - DC

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Washington DC
Competitive, dependent on experience
Aug 19, 2019
Sep 19, 2019
Digital, News, Online
Job Type
Full Time

The Catholic Herald is inviting applications for the role of Managing Editor in our highly professional offices in the centre of Washington DC.

Start date: Immediately

Probation period: 3 months


  • Oversee all US editorial activities
  • Collaborating with UK editor Luke Coppen to determine topics and content for print and online editions
  • Plan and manage all daily operations
  • Supervising Catholic Herald USA research unit
  • Commission leading Catholic writers where relevant
  • Manage partnerships and seek commercial opportunities
  • Attend events on behalf of Catholic Herald US
  • Manage schedules and deadlines
  • Oversee distribution of product
  • Work closely with the Head of Events, Marketing and PR in the UK to strategise an effective marketing plan
  • Be accountable for subscriber numbers and activity
  • Analyse performance across company KPIs


  • The Managing Editor will report to the Chairman and the Board of Directors


  • The Managing Editor will have the opportunity to regularly contribute to Catholic Herald USA
  • A successful placement may result in full-time employ.

Journalistic experience useful but not essential. Understanding of the Catholic Church in the USA is essential.


Please complete the application form below with a copy of your resume and a covering letter.

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