Los Angeles

Freelance Copy Editor | Job #12843

Date of Posting:

November 17, 2019

Length of Assignment:

Freelance

Pay Rate:

DOE

Job Description:

Artisan Creative is hiring a copy editor to collaborate with the content team of a global app client. You will produce original and captivating copy across the Entertainment, Life and Culture, Sports, and News/Politics genres that will play a key role in the creation of innovative storytelling.

Producing fresh content on current affairs requires a significant time commitment so flexibility to work evenings, weekends and holidays is required as needed from this contract, full-time or part-time role.

Do you enjoy the challenge of creating entertaining copy on the fly? Do you get a kick out of fact-checking? Do you have a keen eye for grammar, style and voice? This role will allow you to shine and reach millions daily all while working with some of the top story editors and producers.

Requirements:

2+ years’ experience in copywriting, copy editing or content marketing
Relevant Bachelor’s degree
Strong writing and editing skills
Have an eagle eye for proofreading, spelling, and grammar
Consistent ability to match tone of voice
Excellent written communication skills
Someone who’s willing to bend the rules when appropriate
Someone who’s extremely organized and who works well under tight deadlines and breaking news pressure
Someone who is familiar with internet trends and memes – bonus points if you’re sports savvy

Please reference the Job # and Title in the subject matter of your email and submit to artisanjobs@artisancreative.com Please provide your resume, portfolio or URL where applicable as well as three references for consideration. Additionally, please provide 3-5 bullet points as to how your experience best relates to the requirements. Unless specified, roles are not open to relocation or remote candidates and only local candidates will be considered. Thank you.

Applicants for roles within the City of Los Angeles please note: “Pursuant to the Los Angeles City Fair Chance Initiative Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with Criminal Histories.”

Applicants for roles within the City of San Francisco please note: “Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction warrants.”

Artisan Creative’s Bio:

Artisan Creative has spent the last 20+ years in creative staffing and recruitment helping candidates find both freelance and full time roles in the Print,Digital, Broadcast, Marketing, Social Media and Communication fields.

We work with a variety of clients from Advertising and Design agencies to in-house teams in the Entertainment, Health and Beauty, Fashion, Financial, Technology and Manufacturing verticals to name a few. For a complete list of our core capabilities, please visit artisancreative.com

Visit our blog to access over 400 articles on interviewing best practices, job search and freelancing tips. Artisan Creative is a WBENC-Certified Women’s Business Enterprise and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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