Copy Editor

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Mar 06, 2013
Closes
Apr 05, 2013
Contact
Mr. Katerina Irlin
Duration
Full Time
Description:
IBT Media seeks experienced and talented copyeditors to handle a wide range of copy about sports, medical, science, technology and general news.

Responsibilities:
Among the job responsibilities are: check text to ensure it is well written and logically structured; correct grammar and spelling; if necessary, check facts and raise queries with editors and reporters.

Requirements:
Candidates must have a minimum of two years experience in copyediting for major publications or online news sites and display a clear knowledge about sports, science, medical, technology or general news. They also must have excellent editing skills, including the ability to fix spelling, grammar, style and logic mistakes; a meticulous approach to their work and an eye for detail; and the ability to maintain high-quality work while meeting tight deadlines.

We require copy editors who bring passion and zeal to not only succeed, but to define journalism into the digital era.

The position in NYC based.


TO APPLY:
Send cover letters, resumes and writing samples to jobs@ibtimes.com (please indicate position applying for in the subject line(IBT Media Copy Editor)). Resumes must be sent as a doc, docx or pdf attachment. Clips may be sent as attachments or links. Applications that do not adhere to these guidelines will not be considered.