Content Editor

New York, NY
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Corey King

Job Description:

***This is for a for a part-time editor scheduled to work Friday, Saturday and Sunday ( 8 hours per day) with readiness to backfill during a weekday if there would be a need.

Overall Top 3 Responsibilities: 
Regularly sweep a frequently updated set of content to ensure that it is fresh, easily understandable and conforms to all product style guidelines 
Provide actionable, timely feedback to stakeholders regarding any issues that arise (fact errors, misspellings, grammar problems, style violations, etc.), then follow through to ensure that the errors are addressed 
Ensure there are no gaps in content breadth through the use of product-specific tools and applications 

Required skills 
BA/BS degree:The ideal candidate will have majored in journalism, digital media or a related field At least 3 years of experience creating and/or editing daily online content 
Able to audit frequently changing content and provide actionable, timely feedback to editorial team 
Shows ability to manage and prioritize multiple work streams 
Can write succinctly, objectively and accurately and has headline-writing experience 
Demonstrates excellent editorial judgment 
Has ability to seamlessly jump from one topic and/or vertical to another 
Has strong analytical and critical-thinking skills 
Comfortable maintaining spreadsheets and coordinating data entry 
Can adjust to a tight, well-defined editorial style & tone of voice 
Technically savvy, comfortable working in a content-management system and Google Docs/spreadsheets