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Robert Half Copy Editor in Washington, District Of Columbia

Description

Robert Half's client is in search of an Assistant Editor who will oversee the precision and excellence of publications, encompassing research reports, issue briefs, columns, and other content for print and web platforms. This role demands robust editing capabilities, meticulous attention to detail, and proficiency in thriving within a dynamic team setting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Copyedit products, including reports, issue briefs, columns, and other content for both print and web.

  • Copyedit, post content on and update websites.

  • Maintain the house style guide and its grammatical and style standards.

  • Ensure accuracy and overall quality of publications.

  • Write headlines, blurbs, and photo captions, and select photos.

  • Contribute to the conception and execution of special websites and projects.

  • Provide operational support to the Production team, including scheduling meetings, processing and filing forms, managing pipelines, tracking invoices and payments, and providing other administrative support when necessary.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Robert Half's client is in search of an Assistant Editor who will oversee the precision and excellence of publications, encompassing research reports, issue briefs, columns, and other content for print and web platforms. This role demands robust editing capabilities, meticulous attention to detail, and proficiency in thriving within a dynamic team setting.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

  • One to two years of editing experience with an online component is a plus.

  • Excellent editing skills, with a particular attention to detail and accuracy.

  • Strong ability to work under time pressure and independently.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills, particularly the ability to give feedback and instructions clearly but diplomatically.

  • Meticulous organizational skills and strong problem-solving capabilities, especially the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Familiarity with AP Style is a plus.

  • Experience with HTML, XML, and CSS is a plus.

  • Experience with WordPress and Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator is a plus.

  • Commitment to the organization's mission and goals.

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