Washington Post seeks Fed and financial regulation reporter

The Washington Post is looking for an aggressive, perceptive and creative reporter to cover the Federal Reserve and other financial regulatory agencies, a prime beat with opportunities for newsy scoops and revelatory enterprise about the state of the financial system and its effect on real people. Heading into the November elections, inflation is weighing on […]

Washington Post hires Simonite as tech companies editor

Washington Post business editor Lori Montgomery, deputy business editor Sandhya Somashekhar, technology editor, corporate and personal tech Yun-Hee Kim and technology editor, enterprise and investigations Alexis Fitts sent out the following announcement: We are thrilled to announce that Tom Simonite is joining The Post’s Business staff as Tech Companies Editor, helping to drive coverage of […]

Former WSJ editor Murray to run Washington Post

The Washington Post announced Sunday that Sally Buzbee has stepped down as executive editor and is being replaced by former Wall Street Journal editor Matt Murray. Buzbee has been with The Washington Post since 2021, leading the newsroom through the turbulence of the pandemic and expanding its service journalism, including Climate and Well+Being. Under her leadership, The […]

Washington Post seeks a transportation, medicine and energy editor

The Washington Post is looking for an accomplished, creative and impact-oriented journalist to drive coverage of an array of industries and their regulatory overseers. The job requires an experienced editor who knows how to help reporters source up, spot trends, break news and capture the next big idea ahead of our competitors. The ideal candidate […]

Seibel, tech policy editor at Washington Post, is retiring

Mark Seibel, The Washington Post’s technology policy editor, is retiring. Seibel supervised coverage of technology, focusing on the intersection between tech companies and government regulation, privacy and election security. He previously was at BuzzFeed News, where he was the national security editor. His journalistic accomplishments include directing reporting efforts that have won three Pulitzer Prizes, […]

Washington Post taps Somashekhar to be deputy biz editor

Sandhya Somashekhar

Washington Post Business Editor Lori Montgomery: We’re delighted to announce that Sandhya Somashekhar, an insightful and creative editor with a long track record of delivering distinctive journalism, is being promoted to Deputy Business Editor. Over nearly two decades at The Post, Sandhya’s talent, ambition and collaborative spirit have drawn fans in every corner of the […]

WSJ’s Pratt departs for Washington Post

Chastity Pratt

Washington Post national editor Phil Rucker and deputy national editor Amy Fiscus sent out the following on Monday: We are thrilled to announce that Chastity Pratt, a veteran journalist and dynamic leader with decades of experience covering schools, is joining The Post as our national education editor. Chastity will drive ambitious coverage of this consequential topic […]

Washington Post seeks a tech companies editor

The Washington Post is looking for an accomplished, creative and impact-oriented journalist to drive coverage of some of Silicon Valley’s biggest tech companies, the growing creator economy and their vast impact on American society. This job requires an experienced editor who knows how to help reporters source up, spot trends, break news and capture the […]

Washington Post seeks a tech policy editor

The Washington Post is looking for an accomplished, creative and impact-oriented journalist to drive coverage of efforts in Washington, state capitols and nations throughout the world to regulate an industry that increasingly dominates all facets of society. This job requires an experienced editor who knows how to help reporters source up, break news, spot trends […]

Washington Post names Brown deputy editor of rapid response I-team

The Washington Post announced Monday that Emma Brown will be deputy editor of the rapid-response investigations team. While serving as interim deputy editor of the team this year, Brown shepherded a reconstruction of Ted Leonsis’s decision to move the Washington Wizards and the Capitals to Northern Virginia, resulting in a gripping, behind-the-scenes narrative account of months […]