Hourly Rate: $15 - $20 / hr
| Duration: 1-2 weeks
| Posted: Nov 25, 2015 | Ends: 4d, 5h |
SmartBrief is seeking a fill-in freelance copy editor for our online daily publications, to start on or around 12/21 and fill in for two weeks, minimally. Candidate must have flexibility the week of 12/28 and be available from 12-4pm EST on 12/23. We're looking for someone who loves editing and who thrives in a fast-paced, deadline-intensive, daily-newsroom-style work environment. Our copy editors read for content, clarity, AP style and grammar, while working under tight deadlines. The pace is comparable to that of a midsize metro newspaper copy desk, and with briefs going out all day, the deadlines have some similarities to wire service operations. Our copy editors work Monday through Friday. We are looking for someone who has a flexible schedule and would be able to fill in for staff copy editors when needed. Selected applicants will be required to take a (PAID) timed editing test. Required skills & experience: ? At least three years of experience as a journalist, including d...
Category: Editing & Proofreading