Part-Time Weekend and Copy Editor

Truthout, Telecommute, Telecommute

Date PostedFebruary 01, 2018
IndustryDigital Media
Job StatusPart-time

Truthout is looking for a part-time (24 hour/week) Weekend and Copy Editor to prepare our weekend editions and copy-edit stories in our fast-paced virtual setting. This editor will also assist in determining style guidelines, writing headlines and article summaries, and preparing and mailing our newsletter. The ideal candidate is hard-working, detail-oriented, deadline-driven, politically savvy and kind. We are looking for someone who genuinely enjoys copy-editing, and who cares deeply about social justice and is committed to Truthout’s mission. 

Applicants should have at least two years of experience copy-editing for a journalistic publication. They should be available to work eight-hour days on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

The salary for this part-time, 24-hour-per-week position will be $26,000 per year. Truthout offers excellent benefits and a friendly and open work environment. Please send resume and cover letter to, as well as one writing sample. People of color; women; and queer, trans and gender-nonconforming people are encouraged to apply.

The deadline for applications is February 20, 2018.

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