Friends Journal is seeking a new poetry editor. This is an unpaid volunteer position, with an expectation of 10–15 hours/month. The candidate will work remotely.
Qualifications include: a passion for poetry; a familiarity with Friends Journal and its audience; a deep knowledge of current trends in poetry; project management skills.
Roles of the poetry editor:
- Works with Friends Journal editorial staff to evaluate submitted poetry and makes decisions on which poems to publish. We receive about 100 submissions a year.
- Using Submittable, corresponds with poets about accepted and rejected poems in a timely manner.
Submit your application via Submittable, the online platform FJ uses to manage submissions, including poetry.
Deadline: November 18, 2019.