Join Us

We have some great opportunities for you to join us in the Next Publius mission of shaping the way our generation interacts with U.S politics and social issues! We are currently looking to fill positions for contributors, editors, social media coordinators, and layout designers. We are conducting interviews on a rolling basis with a hard application deadline of January 20th.

Contributor:

Your Role:

  • Writing thought provoking evidence based, analytical pieces on the most pressing political topics, questions and topical social discourse as it applies to today’s young adults
  • Actively shape the way Next Publius addresses and discusses important issues through bi-monthly meetings with your editor and fellow contributors
  • Give feedback to your team-members to help keep every voice of our audience in the conversation
  • Creating strong relationships with a small team of peers working across the country remotely 

What You Can Bring To The Table:

  • A demonstrated interest in politics or social issues and how they apply to a Gen Z perspective
  • Experience writing for a school or local publication is welcomed but definitely not necessary to succeed with Next Publius
  • Ability to work with a team on article creation and dissecting your own biases
  • Open to new ideas and ways of tackling issues
  • Open to working closely with an editor
  • Ready to commit to 1 article a month and two Pod Meetings or team building sessions a month

Editor:

Your Role:

  • Managing a small team of writers through bi-monthly meetings
  • Main point of contact between contributors and rest of Next Publius
  • Pushing new and ambitious contributors to uphold the standards of Next Publius and write pieces that are thought provoking, accurate and relevant to a young adult audience
  • Fleshing out article ideas and editorial themes when necessary
  • Molding the direction, integrity and purpose of Next Publius
  • Creating strong relationships with a small team of peers working across the country remotely

What You can Bring To The Table:

  • Experiencing working with a team and coordinating logistics in some capacity
  • Demonstrated interest in U.S politics and igniting important topical discussions
  • Interest assisting contributors to consistently improve
  • Interest in growing with a teams
  • Ready to commit to 3 meetings a month
  • Time Commitment: 10-15 hours a month

Social Media Team:

Your Role

  • Work with a team on developing content for multiple platforms (Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, and etc.)
  • Design campaigns and create strategies to increase readership
  • Work on other marketing strategies such as SEO, influencer marketing, collaborations, and etc.
  • Work remotely with individuals from across the country and from various backgrounds
  • Assist with streamlining our social media platforms and help build brand equity 

What You Can Bring to the Table

  • Ready to attend biweekly meetings to work with the rest of the social media team
  • A demonstrated interest in politics or social issues and how they apply to a Gen Z perspective
  • Ability to work with individuals and content that you may not always agree upon (we encourage diverse perspectives)

Layout Designer:

Your Role

  • Work with editors to create editorial layouts every other month
  • Work with graphics and social media team to find and create graphics for individual articles
  • Create editorials independently and incorporating branding guidelines
  • Work remotely with individuals from across the country and from various backgrounds

What You Can Bring to the Table

  • Ready to attend biweekly meetings to work with the rest of the editorial team
  • Ability to work with hard deadlines and work through multiple drafts
  • A demonstrated interest in politics or social issues and how they apply to a Gen Z perspective
  • Ability to work with individuals and content that you may not always agree upon (we encourage diverse perspectives)
  • Be passionate, creative, and motivated
  • Experience with layout and graphic design in Adobe Indesign or other similar software