Copy Editor/Fact Checker, B2B


Job title: Copy Editor/Fact Checker, B2B

Company: Morning Brew

Job description: Morning Brew is a media company that covers the business news and narratives shaping our world. The companies, the people, the workplace, the economy – we nerd out on this stuff, and we’re dedicated to helping our audience navigate it all in a way that informs and entertains.

The Morning Brew team is clever, creative, and growing fast. Want in? Read on.

Overview

This role is responsible for making sure all copy across Morning Brew’s B2B publications (Retail Brew, HR Brew, Marketing Brew and Emerging Tech Brew), including but not limited to each outlet’s newsletter and accompanying articles on each website, is clean, coherent, and logical. The ideal candidate will have a sharp eye for detail, the ability to catch every spelling, grammar and punctuation mistake, and the flexibility of working in a fast-paced environment.

You will work closely with each publication’s editor, to ensure that each story is clear and accurate.

Here’s what you’ll be working on:

– Making sure stories adhere to Morning Brew’s style guide, as well as tone

– Proofreading text and correct spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors for Morning Brew’s B2B verticals, Retail Brew, HR Brew, Marketing Brew and Emerging Tech Brew

– Verifying factual correctness of information, such as dates and statistics

– Fact-checking original reporting and stories, with experience working with editors and reporters to ensure that stories are as accurate as possible

– Ensuring stories are logically structured

– Working with editors to publish newsletters

– Updating Morning Brew style guide as needed

What makes you qualified?

– Minimum five (5) years as a copy editor

– B2B editorial experience, working with reporters and editors

– Excellent copy editing skills

– Ability to manage multiple projects on a tight deadline

– Fluency with online publishing and organizational tools

– Strong written communication skills and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team

– An understanding of the importance of language

What else are we looking for?

Character and integrity rank pretty high on the list. Our team is guided by our core values:

· Curious – We strive to learn every day through constant questioning and exploration.

· Purposeful – We do everything with the highest level of thoughtfulness, preparation and focus.

· Empathetic – We are good, genuine people who embrace others’ perspectives.

· Challengers – We approach every day with an underdog mentality and are never complacent.

Perks:

While being surrounded by a bunch of cool people who look great in crewnecks is its own reward, we have plenty more to offer.

Unlimited sick and vacation time: And by “unlimited,” we mean absolutely unlimited.

Remote-work friendly: Work from home, work from the office, work from the moon – you decide.

401(k) employer match: We want to help you prepare for the future, now.

Premium healthcare plans: Your health matters!

Work from home stipends: Upgrade your home office on us.

Annual learning credit: Want to learn something new? We’ll pay for it.

Morning Brew is committed to building a diverse and inclusive team that’s representative of our audience.

Expected salary:

Location: New York City, NY

Job date: Wed, 13 Apr 2022 01:35:28 GMT

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