The Atlantic is looking for an experienced reporter to cover the State Department as part of our growing national-security team. The ideal candidate for this staff writing position will be an excellent magazine writer who thrives in a fast-paced media environment, and has a demonstrated ability to break news. You should be proficient at formulating successful public-records requests, and have an ability to write eloquently and analytically about big news moments. Excellent news judgement and a strong sense of which stories to pursue are a must. This writer will help The Atlantic distinguish its national-security coverage with smart stories and an original voice.
This position is based in Washington, D.C.
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