Remote copy editors needed

Franklin Archer, Any, Telecommute

Date Posted July 05, 2019
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status
Salary Negotiable
Website https://franklinarcher.com

Description:

Franklin Archer (https://franklinarcher.com) produces editorial content for web-based publications on hard deadlines every day in a virtual newsroom. Our staff and freelancers are based all over the country and around the world but Slack and Gmail allow us to only be a keystroke away.

Familiarity with Content Managment Systems and reliable access to the internet is required.   

We are seeking a tech-savvy copy editor to join our stabl of contract copy editors. You will edit and rewrite stories using AP Style and coordinate with managing editors and clients. Our content is basic and similar in tone week to week. You will fact-check and edit for style, grammar and spelling, along with rewriting as needed. You must be comfortable working in a fast-paced deadline-oriented environment. 

Candidates should apply to jobs@franklinarcher.com. Please include "Remote Digital Copy Editor" in the subject line. Your email should include the following:

1) Resume.

2) A cover letter summarizing of your relevant experience and why you are a good candidate to assist in our content production efforts.

3) Indicate the days and times you'd be available and willing to copy edit as well as the date you would be willing to start.

4) Three professional references, including email addresses and titles.

Extra credit will be given fro those who point out errors in this ad. 

Applications received by Friday, July 12 will receive priority.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.