Copy Editor/Writer (New York City)

New York City, New York

Date Posted October 05, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified

Description:

China Daily USA is seeking a full-time Copy Editor/Writer to work an afternoon-evening shift at its five-day-a-week newspaper based in Times Square, New York.

Duties include chiefly writing late-breaking news copy and editing stories, as well as helping to format news pages.

The ideal candidate should have at a minimum a bachelor's degree and at least five years' experience at a newspaper, website or magazine, along with demonstrated ability to write stories and be familiar with using InDesign.

A command of AP Style is preferred, as is an interest in the dynamic China-US relationship and a desire to learn more about China.

This is a full-time position. The company will offer salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and a resume to career@chinadailyusa.com with “Copy Editor” in the subject line.

COVID-19 considerations:
This position will be temporarily done remotely until the company has decided to staff its office.

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