- Washington, DC
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- Chris Woodbridge
Our client in Washington, DC is seeking a Senior Copy Editor for full-time support needed for 12 months.
Senior Copy Editor
**This role will be off-site to start, due to COVID restrictions, but the eventual intent is to be onsite.
• provide support in all media formats including print, web, priority blogs, e-books, tablet, etc.
• copy-editing and proofreading all original and acquired editorial content.
• examines body text, headlines, decks, captions, credits, charts and all other editorial components for corrections in spelling, grammar, punctuation and style.
• examine photos and illustrations for any possible content problems.
• identify and develop possible improvements in meaning, clarity, cohesiveness, balance, "missing pieces," repetitions and other problems.
• fact-check copy for errors as required (basic fact-check only)
• review all online copy prior to publishing for formatting errors, broken links and other usability flaws
Our client is one of the largest non-profits in the US, with a very user-centric vision and a strong social mission. This organization dedicates its efforts on increasing membership with a strong focus digitally, via social media, and digital marketing. The vibe is collaborative, fast-paced, and overall, passionate. The people who work here live and breathe the organization’s mission of enhancing the quality of life, and championing social change.
Work here and:
Help target memberships now and into the future to develop products specifically targeted to those relatively new to the workforce
Have your voice be heard. Our client prides itself on considering the input of all involved in projects
Work with fellow freelancers who know that they’re working on projects designed for the betterment of communities
Work on national campaigns that are targeted by community
Work with others who are interested in outreach and volunteerism
Our client has made customer engagement a priority and is interested in all candidates who are passionate about it as well.