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Senior Copy Editor

Position Summary

The Senior Copy Editor is responsible for the accuracy and integrity of creative assets and other deliverables for an account, according to a client’s specified style guide and brand guidelines.

Principal Accountabilities

  •  Copyedit all copy for magazine and website
  •  Maintain our internal Style Guide and stay abreast of client and AP Style
  •  Write and/or edit a few stories bimonthly for the magazine and website
  •  Attend client calls and develop a deep working knowledge of the brand, its products and services

Job Qualifications

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, English, or related field

Experience:

Minimum 3-5 years of experience editing digital and/or print content

Skills:

  • Collaborative
  • Must be able to juggle multiple projects and turn around copy edits on strict deadlines, with strong attention to detail
  • Proven experience copy editing content for spelling, clarity, punctuation, grammar, voice, style, and tone
  • Experience checking sources for the accuracy of stats and quotes cited
  • Must be comfortable editing all content types, including video scripts, short- and long-form articles, white papers, digital and social content, and display and body copy
  • Ensure compliance with trade and service marks; enforce brand standards
  • In-depth knowledge of copy editing tools and stylebooks (Associated Press, Chicago, etc.)
  • Command of both written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work both independently and in a team environment
  • Experience editing in B2B or the financial services industry is a plus
  • Proficient in content management systems (CMS) and workflow tools

 

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