Newsweek, Freelance Sub Editor

Recruiter
Newsweek
Location
Ireland (IE)
Salary
Competitive rate
Posted
19 Mar 2021
Closes
19 Apr 2021
Industry
Journalist
Sector
News, Online
Discipline
Sub-Editor
Job Type
Freelance

Newsweek is seeking a Freelance Sub Editor.

We’re looking for an experienced newsroom editor who can edit quickly and cleanly in a fast-paced environment.

You will be responsible for editing high-quality content that is accurate, fair, and conforms to accepted standards of journalism.

This job will have the ability to work remotely anywhere in Ireland and in the UK on flexible dates as mutually agreed.

Responsibilities

  • Editing multiple stories a day across various beats and topics
  • Meeting tight deadlines
  • Follow AP Style
  • Ensuring the quality of the content is of the highest possible standard

Requirements

  • You should have significant experience in an editing role
  • Must have edited U.S. news and politics stories
  • Strong news judgment across a range of subjects
  • Excellent writing and copy-editing skills