copy editor

About

Rhino Press is looking for a copy editor who will edit, shape, and develop content to bring student readers a deeper understanding of news. The ideal candidate will work flexibly across all sections, closely collaborating with journalists and managing editors. 

Skills

Command of Language
Critical Thinking
Attention to Detail
Interpersonal Skills

Qualifications

Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Be enrolled in high school (9th-12th grade)
  • Accuracy and proficiency with language, excellent spelling and grammar, and superior news judgement
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to make quick decisions and edit articles within 24 hours of notice

Responsibilities

As a Rhino Press copy editor, you will:

  • Edit, fact check, and proofread Rhino Press stories in all subject matters
  • Give journalists constructive feedback on drafted articles through comments
  • Create copy editing guidelines for journalists in training
  • Work flexible hours and collaborate with journalists and editors to streamline workflow processes
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