The Wall Street Journal / Dow Jones Newswires, Copy Editor - 6 Month FTC

Recruiter
Location
London (Central)
Salary
£DoE
Posted
28 Dec 2016
Closes
28 Jan 2017
Ref
2016-29145
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

The Wall Street Journal / Dow Jones Newswires is looking for a Copy Editor to join its London desk to edit the major economic, political, business and markets stories of the day for its website and newswire.

You will have exceptional editing skills, strong news judgement and the ability to work accurately at speed. You will also have an eye for a good photo to support your engaging headlines.

A strong background in news reporting, editing or research is required, as well as excellent written English.

Candidates will also need to demonstrate a high level of computer literacy, familiarity with various publishing and office software packages, and be willing to learn new software and processes.

The successful candidate will be part of a larger team of digital, print and interactive editors.

Your primary role will be to edit stories from across the EMEA region, liaising with reporters, bureau chiefs and sector editors to produce timely, accurate real-time news.

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