Copy Editor - Washington, DC

Starts Within the Week
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance/ possible Full Time
Rate Up to $30/hour
Our professional association client in Washington, DC is looking for Copy Editor to join their team on a long term contract. This position is 37.5/hours a week.

The position is currently remote and will move to onsite in the future.

You must include copy editing examples to be considered for this role.

Duties of the Copy Editor:
- Review and revise copy for accuracy, clarity, punctuation, grammar, syntax, and brand standards
- Fact check content as needed
- Review and revise copy and marketing/creative collateral to ensure all copy matches campaign or brand tone, voice, flow, and structure
- Ensure formal/informal writing styles are applied appropriately
- Work with project management team to ensure content is reviewed in a timely manner
- Review copy for Associated Press style
- Review copy to ensure it is SEO friendly
Requirements of the Copy Editor:
- 3+ years of copy editing experience
- Bachelor's degree in Communications, Journalism, English
- Marketing/Creative agency experience preferred
- Experience copyediting for digital, printing, social, and broadcast channels
- Expert knowledge of Associated Press Style guidelines
- Copy editing examples required

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: