Copy Editor, Evaluation Reporting

Location
Atlanta, Georgia
Salary
Annual salary with benefits, 401K
Posted
Sep 11, 2019
Ref
September 2019
Specialty
Copyediting, Writer
Level
Entry Level
Metro Area
Atlanta
Duration
Full Time

Copy Editor, Evaluation Reporting

Forbes Travel Guide seeks a Copy Editor to join its growing Atlanta-based editorial team in our Buckhead headquarters. At this time, remote applicants will not be considered.

The Copy Editor position available is a full time entry-level position in the Evaluation Reporting department. Copy Editors at Forbes Travel Guide are responsible for editing client‐facing evaluation reports for hotels, restaurants and spas. The person in this position will be responsible for the editing of reports on deadline, ensuring accuracy for each evaluation report produced by our remote team of incognito field evaluators. This position requires a critical thinker with keen editing skills.

DEPARTMENT: Evaluation Operations

LOCATION: Atlanta, Georgia

TYPE: Full time (in our Buckhead office)

EXPERIENCE LEVEL: 1-3 years

Responsibilities

·        Manage the compilation, production and delivery of assigned client‐ready hotel, restaurant and spa reports in a timely manner

 

·        Review photos and standards scores for accuracy; ensure grammatical clarity in reports

 

·        Record and maintain thorough feedback on the field evaluator team to increase the quality and efficiency of the end product

 

·        Participate in ongoing editorial and evaluation workshops and training as required

 

·        Work with the department in an administrative capacity as needed

 

Skills Required

·        Organized, efficient, strong attention to detail, proactive, positive

 

·        Experience in AP Style editing and strong grammar skills

 

·        Proficient in Microsoft Office, particularly Microsoft Excel

 

·        Hospitality experience a plus; interest and ability to travel is recommended   

 

·        Ability to balance thoroughness with timeliness; deadline‐oriented

 

·        Excellent verbal and written communicator with a positive attitude