Copy Editor

Location New York, NY (Temporarily remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 4 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $46/hr (DOE)
Our social media giant client seeks a Copy Editor to join their team in this 4 month freelance role!

This role will be WFH until January 2022 then will require you to be onsite in NYC. Proof of vaccination will be required starting November 1, 2021 to come onsite to the client?s office location.

The Copy Editor will be responsible for the following:
- Write and edit copy across a range of news topics, including crafting and editing engaging headlines
- Review, fact-check, research and proofread editorial content
- Ensure suitability of text for intended audiences and improve text content and structure

The ideal Copy Editor should possess the following:
- Working knowledge of The AP Stylebook and best practices for editorial text.
- Experience ranging from news to culture to entertainment and lifestyle
- Have the ability to edit for grammar, spelling, usage, consistency, tone, accuracy, repetition and style
- Have the ability to work an extended schedule as news and cultural events require, including Saturday and Sundays on an extended basis
- BA/BS degree or 4+ years of equivalent editorial experience
- 5+ years of work experience, including experience in news and/or digital with a proven track record of editorial judgment

Creative Circle is focused on protecting the health and safety of our candidates, clients, and communities. Details of our job descriptions are always subject to change, e.g., on-site vs off-site. We follow the guidance of the CDC, WHO, CPHA, and government officials. If you have questions about a specific job posting, please contact us. Be well and stay well. - Creative Circle.

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About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.