Research Editor- Philadelphia magazine
Philadelphia magazine, an award-winning monthly publication, is seeking a research editor. Primary responsibilities include working with writers to collect source material and notes for the fact-checking process; fact-checking articles thoroughly to verify their accuracy and ensure their fairness, with an eye toward potential legal issues; working with writers, editors and attorneys to make necessary changes to an article; researching through news searches, public record searches and phone calls. Additionally, the research editor will regularly write for both our online publications and print magazine.
- Two years of previous research and/or media experience
- Professional writing experience
- Must thrive under deadline pressure and be extremely detail-oriented
- Excellent communication, organizational and time management skills
This position is based in Old City, Philadelphia. Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, résumé and writing sample to Rachel Chernaskey at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Research Editor Position.”
Metro Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.