Copy Editor / Proofreader, Recipes, Food Editorial

Location New York, NY (Fully remote)
Starts ASAP after interview
Duration 40hrs/week through September 1st with potential to extend
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, an international meal subscription brand, is a seeking a freelance Copy Editor / Proofreader with recipe experience to join their team.

***must have proofread/edited food recipes specifically for this role. must have samples to share***

This is a fully remote opportunity, 40hrs/week through September 1st with potential to extend based on performance and business needs.

Copy Editor / Proofreader Responsibilities:
- Review, edit, proofread, and quality control 50-100+ recipe cards per week, ensuring consistency and accuracy among all individual recipes for both copy and design
- Proofread at varying stages of a documents lifecycle, from first drafts to changes to final version ready for print
- Track edits to ensure all requested changes were made and correct misspellings, grammatical, culinary, and design errors
- Copy edit and write clear and concise recipe titles, subtitles, and web descriptions
- Update and maintain editorial style guides
- Make updates to in-production content based on recipe tests and consumer reviews
- Conform to branded language that is consumer-friendly and in line with copy guidelines
- Work closely with the editor and designer to eliminate recipe errors or inconsistencies, if/when product changes are made
- Have an innate love of food and cooking

- 3+ years of copy editing and proofreading in food editorialculinary degree a plus!
- Expertly skilled in copy editing, proofreading, AP style, and ensuring adherence to style guides
- A deep knowledge of a broad range of cuisines, ingredients, and cooking techniques, you should be a true foodie and food lover
- Proficient in Google Docs, Microsoft Word, Google Sheets, Excel, project management software, and content management systems
- Superbly organized with the ability to juggle multiple projects and timelines at once
- A self-starter and truly proactive problem solver who works relentlessly to execute all steps needed until the problem is resolved

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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