FREELANCE EDITORS FOCUSED ON GLOBAL ISSUES (contract jobs, November 1) / by Bear Guerra

Via Global Press Journal:

“Editing duties include a combination of coaching, line editing and some rewrites done in collaboration with the reporter.

Working with the support of fact checkers and copy editors, contract editors are responsible for taking the story from first draft to completion using our unique process and original CMS.

Contract editors can specify their desired workload, typically from 1-3 stories per week. (The contract may lead to a full-time opportunity at Global Press Journal.)

Qualifications:

Global Press is a diverse and thriving international media organization. We are looking for contract editors who have 5+ years of journalistic editing experience and a mastery of the English language, grammar and AP Style.

Candidates with regional expertise in East Africa, Southeast Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean will be prioritized.

Candidates with demonstrated topical expertise in climate, migration, human rights and investigative storytelling will be prioritized.

Exceptional generalists are welcome too.”

DEADLINE: November 1.

https://globalpress.co/opportunities/news-editor-contract/

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