Copy Editor/Fact-checker

Digital Division Washington D.C., District Of Columbia


Description

Position at AJ+

Summary:

AJ+ is looking for a copy editor to support our news, engagement, newsletter and documentary teams.

You would be responsible for checking our scripts, videos and other content, making sure our copy is accurate, clean and engaging, while also preserving our unique AJ+ voice.

Contract Type: Freelance 

Description:

  • Edits AJ+ content, checking for accuracy, spelling, grammar and style
  • Avidly monitors global news stories, keeping up with changing language and terms
  • Works with producers across the newsroom to explain corrections and promote the highest standards in our work.
  • Works quickly and juggles competing priorities to help producers meet tight deadlines
Education & Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • At least 3 years’ experience in creative video production/filmmaking/video journalism