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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


About

An Editor is a person having managerial and sometimes policy-making responsibility related to the writing, compilation, and revision of content for a publishing firm or for a newspaper, magazine, or other publication.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Read content and correct for errors in spelling, punctuation, and grammar.
  • Rewrite copy to make it easier for people to understand.
  • Verify facts, using standard reference sources.
  • Evaluate submissions from writers to decide what to publish.
  • Work with writers to help their ideas and stories succeed.
  • Plan the content of publications according to the publication's style and editorial policy.
  • Develop story and content ideas while being mindful of the audience.
  • Allocate space for the text, photos, and illustrations that make up a story.
  • Approve final versions submitted by staff.

Qualifications:

  • Currently have or acquiring a degree in English or a comparable discipline
  • Editor experience
  • Grammar skills
  • Creativity
  • Communication skills
  • intermediate computer skills

Skills

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • English
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 to 6 hours/week
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