Position Vacancy: Copy Editor
Penton is looking for a Copy Editor with experience in web publication.
Edit copy: correct errors, check style and grammar usage.
Write, headings, captions and intros, as well as occasional articles.
Check layout for consistency and general style.
Keep up to date with current events and news.
Brief contributors and maintain a good working relationship with in-house bloggers and contributors.
At least two years experience as a copy editor or editing experience.
Proficiency in WordPress, MSWord.
A good general knowledge and a love for the English language.
Good knowledge of syntax and grammar.
Ability to rewrite clumsy or laborious copy without losing the writer’s voice.
Ability to work in a team.
Excellent organisational skills.
Contact the Editor-in Chief
PENTON Independent Alternative Media