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Publication or Company XO Group Inc.
Job Title Assistant Editor, Research
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Magazine Publishing
Salary
Benefits Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements XO Group Inc. — a lifestage media company including The Knot, The Nest, and The Bump brands —seeks a full-time, Assistant Editor, Research that will work across all brands.


-Fact-checking content for all XO Group brands, including The Knot, The Nest and The Bump
-Cross check all citations and examine all the references provided in articles
-Working closely with the copy editor to ensure all copy is accurate, while keeping with XO Group’s style and voice
-Communicating clearly with the managing editor to monitor timely flow of copy
-Collaborating with staff writers and editors on all fact-checking queries
-Booking and managing freelance fact-checking help
- Maintaining the XO Group library catalogue


Requirements:
-Bachelor’s degree in English or journalism
-3 to 4 years experience fact-checking for a consumer magazine
- Experience and interest in print publication
- Experience with InCopy/InDesign
- Ability to meet deadlines and work in a fast-paced environment
-Excellent time management skills
- A genuine interest in reporting and research
-Ability to take initiative and is proficient at reporting, problem-solving, and identifying areas for improvement
-A strong attention to detail and ardent curiosity
About Our Company XO Group Inc. (NYSE: XOXO; http://www.xogroupinc.com), formerly The Knot Inc., is the premier media and technology company devoted to weddings, pregnancy and everything in between, providing young women with the trusted information, products and advice they need to guide them through the most transformative events of their lives. Our family of premium brands began with the #1 wedding brand, The Knot, and has grown to include WeddingChannel.com, The Nest, The Bump and Ijie.com. XO Group is recognized by the industry for being innovative in all media from the web to social media and mobile, magazines and books, and video and our groundbreaking social platforms have ignited passionate communities across the world. XO Group has leveraged its customer loyalty into successful businesses in online sponsorship and advertising, registry services, ecommerce and publishing. The company is publicly listed on the New York Stock Exchange (XOXO) and is headquartered in New York City.
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