Our client are a global publishing firm who are looking for a Senior Editor to join their dynamic and growing team.
This role would suit an experienced Editor , who is looking for a long term contract. Due to the global element of the role, this position is Monday - Friday 12 - 9.
** REMOTE WORKING **
Please only apply if these ties can work for you, as this is not.
- Proof and edit content across the business to ensure that it is clean, concise and accurate;
- Ensure the compliance workflow is maintained to a uniform set of standards
- Ensure corrections are avoided and the copy is easy to understand.
- Check data is presented consistently and accurately.
- Ensure the copy is factually accurate and legally sound.
- Look beyond cosmetic issues in the copy and ask more searching questions. For example, is the story balanced? Could it do with more context?
- Ensure the copy is formatted correctly for publication.
- Complete work quickly and to deadlines.
- Keep accurate and comprehensive records of corrections prevented by your editing.
Skills and Behaviours
- Proven ability to copy edit to a very high standard
- Ability to edit copy quickly while maintaining accuracy levels
- Confident when dealing with figures, such as those found in financial reporting.
- Proven ability to work well in a global team, handle change and deal with ambiguity
- Excellent communication skills in both verbal and written form and ability to collaborate remotely to work with other business functions and geographies.
- Experienced in working cross-functionally to create high performance organisations and passionate about a world-class customer experience
- Ensure best practices are followed, understand legal and compliance requirements and ensure adherence to all relevant policies and procedures
- Proven online and print experience in a busy copy editing environment with knowledge of Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign and content management systems.
- Curious about everything, willing to ask questions and challenge the status quo in order to provide better customer, employee and business outcomes
- Driven, passionate, motivated individual
Due to us working remote, please end your CV and we will reach out to you!