Remote Copy Editor

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Fri, Oct 09, 2020

This job expires in 17 days

Job Category: Editing

Remote Level: 100% Remote

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Temporary

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A nonprofit media company is filling a position for a Remote Copy Editor.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Flex your editing muscle
  • Maintain the high quality of our stories and publishing our work online
  • Help draft corrections, clarifications and updates to stories

Required Skills:

  • Can make sure all copy is consistent and typo-free
  • Has experience working with Google Docs and publishing tools,
  • Knows how to bulletproof and polish hard-hitting investigations and longform narratives
  • Is meticulous in examining copy and matching facts in text with those presented in graphics, video and on social media platforms
  • Has razor-sharp news judgment and an unshakeable sense of fairness
  • Has at least three years of experience as a copy editor at a news organization