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Publication or Company BLACK ENTERPRISE
Job Title Copy Editor
Industry Corporate/Institutional/Technical Writing, Magazine Publishing
Salary Negotiable
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements BLACK ENTERPRISE has an immediate opportunity for a bright and reliable copy editor in our New York City office.

Responsibilities include copy editing stories for grammar, clarity, accuracy, spelling, usage, and style across platforms (magazine, digital, events, and broadcast) in accordance with in-house and AP guidelines, in addition to proofreading and fact-checking.

Two to three years experience in copy editing preferred. A thorough knowledge of the English language and grammar; proofreader’s marks; research tools, techniques, and the principles of journalism required. An understanding of statistical data is essential. Candidate must be highly organized and able to work on several projects at once. An undergraduate degree from an accredited, four-year institution is preferred.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Interested candidates should send a résumé with a cover letter INCLUDING SALARY REQUIREMENTS to careers@blackenterprise.com.

About Our Company BLACK ENTERPRISE, your ultimate source for wealth creation, is the premier business, investing, and wealth-building resource for African Americans. Since 1970, be has provided essential business information and advice to professionals, corporate executives, entrepreneurs, and decision makers. Every month, black enterprise magazine provides 3.9 million readers with information on entrepreneurship, careers, and financial management. A multimedia company, be also produces radio and television programming, business and lifestyle events, Web content, and digital media. black enterprise is the definitive source of information for and about African American business markets and leaders, and the authority on black business news and trends.

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