Copy Editor

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Position: 
Copy Editor
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Location: 
San Francisco, CA

Job Description: The San Francisco Chronicle is looking for an experienced copy editor versatile enough to be a strong component of a semi-universal desk (Features, News, Business — knowledge of Sports a must).

IDEAL CANDIDATE:

Applicants must be willing and able to fill in as a backup copy chief (slot) and must have the news judgment and disposition to fill in as the A1 night editor. Applicants need to be able to edit stories for grammar, style, consistency and facts. They need to check metadata and SEO headlines. Must have the ability to write or improve clear, accurate, creative, appropriate and specific headlines and cutlines (display type), while upholding the highest standard of journalistic ethics and balance. Candidates must remains calm under pressure and communicates effectively under the duress of deadlines, breaking news, changing news and desk priorities;

REQUIREMENTS/NECESSARY SKILLS FOR RECRUITMENT:

  • Possible weekend and/or holiday work.
  • Some layout may be required.

BENEFIT:

  • Full benefits, vacation.

To apply, go to http://grnh.se/7bxuhf1

Application Contact: [email protected]

 

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