Telecommute General News Copy Editor

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Fri, Jan 18, 2019

This job expires in 2 days

Job Category: Quality Assurance, Writing

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Possible Travel

Weekly Hours: Part Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A company that publishes daily Black news and narratives is searching for a person to fill their position for a Telecommute General News Copy Editor.

Must be able to:

  • Adhere to AP Style Guide
  • Fact check
  • Write and edit headlines

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • At least a BA in Journalism or related field
  • Have a working knowledge of African-American History and World History
  • Candidate should be well-versed in the AP stylebook
  • Candidate should have a working knowledge of WordPress
  • At least 3 to 5 years in a newsroom or similar environment
  • At least 2 years spent on a copy desk or as an editor with line editing responsibilities