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HTFP Jobs: Copy Editor, Beijing

China Daily Website

Based: Beijing

Posted: Tue 6 Feb 2024
Closing Date: Tue 2 Apr 2024
Employer: China Daily Website
Job Category: Editors
Sub-editors
Sector: National Media

Copy Editor

China Daily Website

Based: Beijing

Posted: Tue 6 Feb 2024
Closing Date: Tue 2 Apr 2024
Employer: China Daily Website
Job Category: Editors
Sub-editors
Sector: National Media

Job Description

Job Description:

1. Review copy and correct errors in content, grammar, and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and format guidelines.

2. Assure that all copy, including headlines, summaries and graphics, are sharp, current and ultra-clean across all online platforms, from the China Daily website, mobile app, to social media platforms and relevant projects.

3. Assist Chinese editors and reporters with research, reporting and crafting articles with an eye towards overall writing fluency.

4. Take part in the work of video making or filming and audio making of China Daily Website.

5. Participate in shaping the vision for China Daily Online operations in a creative, ambitious and open environment.

Job Requirements:

1. Have a deep understanding and appreciation for the role of journalism and accurate, thoughtful news writing.

2. At least two years of job experience at an English-language news or media organization or related field. Working experience in new media is highly preferred.

3. A minimum of a bachelor’s degree at an accredited college or university with a major in journalism, English, finance, economics, international politics, or a related field.

4. Strong organizational skills, eye for detail, and ability to handle multiple priorities.

5. Willingness to embrace new technologies, Internet metrics and the role of social media in news gathering.

Contact Details

How to apply: For those who are interested in these positions, please e-mail cover letter and Resume to [email protected]

 

Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Tuesday 2nd April 2024.

Employer Information

China Daily Website
China

Phone: 86 010 64995357