Senior Editor

Love Success
Closing date
11 Feb 2022

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Marketing & PR
Contract Type
Full Time
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.


Please only apply if these ties can work for you, as this is not.

Key Accountabilities:

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

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