Excellent proofreading skills with the ability to identify grammar, spelling and punctuation errors. Good knowledge of content editing tools and techniques. Ability to work in a large team setting with multiple workflow functions.
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Editorial Assistant Job Information Description: The Fourth Estate is looking for a reliable Editorial Assistant with fine attention to detail, a strong work ethic, a love for news and current events, and a fondness for data and research. The Editorial Assistant (EA) provides important
Ensure sentence construction has a variety. .
Proofread the drafted texts for grammar, spelling and punctuation accuracy. .
Follow up with internal team members to ensure the draft meets their needs. .
Edit content with an eye toward maintaining its format (e. .g.
Attention to detail and a strong skill in proofreading as well as a high-level of accuracy in work. Effective interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work with diverse internal and external constituencies. Strong, demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity & inclusion.
Excellent writing, editing, proofreading, copy editing, and organizational skills. .
Ability to effectively use an intersectional justice frame of reference for everything - writing, ideation, and strategic planning. Experience deploying timely content during rapid-response scenarios.
. Strong reporting, documentation, proofreading and editing skills; organized and detail-oriented. .
Effective time management, tolerance for stress, and ability to delegate and meet deadlines. . Willingness to do whatever it takes during intense launch periods to achieve successful results.
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
At least five years in a copy editing role at a news organization, including significant editorial and proofreading experience. High attention to detail and the ability to juggle multiple competing priorities on tight deadlines.
Excellent research skills. Strong attention to detail and a strong skill in proofreading as well as a high-level of accuracy in work. Demonstrated ability to independently plan strategically, prioritize, and manage implementation of plans in fast-moving, changing environments.