Senior Copy Editor

Location
Los Angeles
Posted
Oct 30, 2013
Closes
Nov 29, 2013
Contact
Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
The Hollywood Reporter seeks a sharp, eagle-eyed copy editor who thrives in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment to join its copy desk.

Job responsibilities:
*Copyedit and proofread all editorial content for weekly, with some fact-checking as needed
*Work with editors and reporters to resolve queries on proofs
*Compile and make changes to articles in Adobe InCopy
*Assist copy desk in trafficking and processing articles to meet print deadlines
*Manage copy desk when Copy Chief and Deputy Copy Chief are out of the office
*Copyedit online content when time allows

Requirements:

*Minimum 2 years copyediting experience at a news/business publication, preferably a weekly
*Command of AP style
*Knowledge of Adobe InDesign/InCopy
*Experience with online CMS such as Drupal, WordPress
*Ability to work quickly and well under pressure
*Good interpersonal skills
*Knowledge of entertainment industry, Los Angeles and pop culture a plus

Please submit a cover letter and resume for consideration.
Candidates selected for consideration will be asked to take a copyediting test.

The above are minimum requirements. We welcome resumes from more experienced candidates. Compensation and responsibilities will depend on experience/qualifications.

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Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for consideration will be contacted. No phone calls, no agencies please. The Hollywood Reporter offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits.

The Hollywood Reporter is an equal opportunity employer.


In order to be considered, please be sure to include your SALARY REQUIREMENTS! Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for consideration will be contacted. No phone calls, no agencies please.