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Publication or Company Conde Nast
Job Title Copy Editor, Wired
Industry Other Publishing
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location San Francisco, CA
Job Requirements Overview/Purpose

WIRED is looking for a seasoned, eagle-eyed copy editor and all-around word nerd to work full-time in our San Francisco office. Duties will focus primarily on the magazine and tablet platforms.

Primary Responsibilities

• Copyediting and proofreading magazine text for grammar, consistency, accuracy, sense, and readability.
• Meeting daily deadlines by shepherding copy through the production process from draft to final proof.
• Inputting text edits into InCopy and InDesign.
• Ensuring that tablet pages are correctly formatted and typo-free.
• Communicating directly with assigning editors, designers, fact-checkers, and production to implement text changes to layouts.
• Prioritizing special issues and ebook publications as necessary.

Desired Skills and Qualifications
The ideal candidate should have:
• At least four years of copyediting experience (preferably at a monthly or weekly publication, as meeting deadlines is crucial)
• A passion for grammar and punctuation and a working knowledge of Chicago style
• Proficiency in both InCopy and InDesign
• The following characteristics: meticulous, detail-oriented, communicative, and organized, with an interest in current technology and pop culture
• Multitasking and prioritization skills.

Condé Nast creates the world's best content for the world's most influential audiences. The company attracts more than 164 million consumers across its twenty industry-leading print and digital media brands: Vogue, Vanity Fair, Glamour, Brides, Self, GQ, The New Yorker, Condé Nast Traveler, Details, Allure, Architectural Digest, Bon Appétit, Epicurious, Wired, W, Lucky, Golf Digest, Golf World, Teen Vogue and Ars Technica.

The company launched Condé Nast Entertainment in 2011 to develop film, television and digital video programming. Condé Nast also owns Fairchild Fashion Media (FFM) and its portfolio of comprehensive fashion journalism brands: WWD, Style.com, Footwear News, NowManifest, Beauty Inc., M and Fairchild Summits.

We have the best, brightest and boldest talent in the media industry — individuals who produce our world-class content, design innovative products using the latest technologies and deliver unparalleled value for our business partners. If you would like to be part of this culture of excellence, we invite you to explore this career opportunity and see how your talent and aspirations might fit within Condé Nast. Visit CondeNast.com and follow us on twitter @CondeNast and @CondeNastCareer.

Condé Nast is an equal opportunity workplace.
About Our Company Condé Nast, a division of Advance Publications, operates in 25 countries. In the United States, Condé Nast publishes 18 consumer magazines, two trade publications and 27 websites that garner international acclaim and unparalleled consumer engagement.

To explore a career with Condé Nast, please visit www.condenastcareers.com to view opportunities, complete a profile and upload your resume.

Condé Nast offers a comprehensive benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer.

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