Copy Editor

Axios · May 14th 2018

Apply on Jobspresso

Quick take: Axios is a new digital media company that tells the reader what matters and why to make them smarter, faster. We’re hiring an afternoon copy editor!

Why it matters: We need another copy editor to help shape, structure, and edit Axios newsletters and news stories. You will maintain Axios style and voice, ensuring Smart Brevity in all content. You will work with reporters to offer comments and suggestions to improve their news and strengthen their abilities.

Go deeper: You will be responsible for editing multiple afternoon newsletters, other stories or media products, and being an experienced set of eyes on our news stream. This is an opportunity to mentor and teach our young journalists while ensuring the high quality of our product that we promise our readers.

The details: Ideal candidates will embody an entrepreneurial spirit, a passion for Axios’ mission and have the following skills:

  • 5+ years experience editing copy
  • 8+ years journalism experience
  • Demonstrated experience editing newsletters and digital copy
  • Ability to work quickly and autonomously with extreme attention to detail

Don’t forget:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
  • Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
  • 401K
  • Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
  • Company equity
  • Commuter and cellphone benefit
  • A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture
  • Annual learning and development stipend

The post Copy Editor appeared first on Jobspresso.

Apply on Jobspresso