3375Full-time copy editor position with room to grow
- Jan 30, 2014Investor's Business Daily is seeking a full-time copy editor for its Los Angeles headquarters. The right candidate will have a strong interest in business and the stock market, a firm 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, content presentation and SEO is helpful. Pagination skills and social media savvy also are 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.
Three years of copy editing or other relevant journalism experience is preferred, but we will consider other candidates with strong skills. A four-year college degree is required. Qualified applicants must complete an editing test.
Submit resume, cover letter and any writing samples to IBDnewsjobs@...<mailto:IBDnewsjobs@...>. Writing samples can be attached as Word documents or PDFs or pasted into the message. Please put Copy Editor in the email subject field. Applicants may call 310-448-6373 to verify receipt of application materials.