Assistant Editor, Research

New York
Jan 28, 2013
Feb 27, 2013
Ms. Human Resources
Full Time
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

-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

XO Group Inc. complies with all federal, state, and municipal laws that prohibit discrimination because of age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic.

Thank you for your interest in this position and our company. It is appreciated.

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