Seeking Copy Editor for online trade publication
HotelNewsNow.com, an award-winning online platform covering the gobal hotel industry, is seeking an full-time Copy Editor. The Copy Editor is responsible for driving a consistent style for HotelNewsNow.com and its family of websites and newsletters; polishing content to make it readable, enticing and befitting a Web-based platform; fact-checking articles; punching holes in stores as needed; ensuring punchy, active headlines are used on all content; and maintaining the site's ever-evolving network of columnists.
The full-time position will be based in HotelNewsNow.com's offices in downtown Rocky River, Ohio. Salary range of $30,000 to $35,000 based on experience.
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3-5 years experience in journalism, communications or a related field
At least 2 years copy editing experience
College degree from a four-year journalism or communications program
Experience developing and maintaining style books
Experience producing bylined news articles
Copy editing experience in B2B
Copy editing experience for daily news cycle
Copy editing experience for online publications
SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:
Knowledge and familiarity with AP Style
Experience editing articles for grammar, spelling and style
Experience editing articles to identify holes in reporting, inconsistencies, etc.
Experience crafting attention-grabbing headlines and summaries