Investor's Business Daily is seeking a full-time copy editor for its Los Angeles headquarters. The right candidate will have an interest in business and the stock market, a strong grasp of numbers and a passion for accuracy, clarity and engaging writing. Speed is essential to meet rolling deadlines for the newspaper and its companion website, Investors.com. Familiarity with Web-friendly writing principles and content presentation is helpful. Pagination skills also a plus.
Investor's Business Daily is a national newspaper and financial website known for innovative coverage and fact-based analysis of the stock market, economy, business and public policy. We offer an environment that encourages and rewards learning and professional growth, the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge of how to invest successfully, and a location in sunny and dynamic West Los Angeles. No weekend or night shifts.
Three years of copy editing or other relevant journalism experience preferred but will consider other candidates with strong skills. Four-year college degree required. Qualified applicants must complete an editing test.
Submit resume, cover letter and any writing samples to IBDnewsjobs@...
, or fax to (310) 577-7350. Writing samples sent by email should be attached as Word documents or PDFs or pasted into the message. No links, please. If sending fax, please call 310-448-6373 to confirm fax is received.