14 West

Copy Editor/Proofreader

Job ID 2020-2988
Job Locations
US-FL-Delray Beach
Category
Editorial

Overview

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Are you a bit of a perfectionist or a stickler for details? Do you find yourself correcting other people’s spelling, punctuation and grammar?

 

Then this is the job for you!

 

Banyan Hill Publishing — one of the world’s leading publishers of independent financial newsletters — is looking for a copy editor or proofreader to join their growing team.

 

Get ready to take your career to the next level!

 

We’re looking for an experienced Copy Editor/Proofreader in search of perfection.

 

The right candidate is an avid reader with a sharp eye, a tenacious spirit and fantastic time-management skills.

 

The financial publishing world is a lively, fast-paced environment. So those who join our team enjoy a mix of short and long deadlines. And they thrive on prioritizing projects as new ones come in.

 

But in a nutshell, the right team member is someone who simply loves being the final gatekeeper between our content and our many readers.

Responsibilities

Your core responsibilities include reading a variety of trade alerts, financial newsletters, blog posts, marketing promotions and other copy.

In these, you will:

  • Check for and correct errors in grammar, spelling, syntax and punctuation.
  • Check for technical consistency in spelling, capitalization, numerals, hyphenation and more to adhere to the AP Stylebook.
  • Check for factually incorrect statements.
  • Check for inconsistency within the story.
  • Check for inconsistency within the layout.
  • Ensure all hyperlinks go where they should.

Qualifications

  • Personal and/or professional interest in economics, finance and investing.
  • A robust knowledge of AP Style.
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or English.
  • Minimum of three years of relevant, professional work experience in an editorial department.
  • Must be an avid reader and enjoy following global financial news.
  • Must have a keen eye for detail, a strong work ethic and excellent communication skills.
  • Must be able to remain teachable and work effectively both individually and with a team.
  • Must be flexible and able to adjust priorities as new projects come in.
  • Must have an inquisitive mind and a solution-oriented personality.
  • Must have a passionate opinion about the Oxford comma.

Banyan Hill offers a wide variety of benefits, programs, and services to their employees, including:

  • Medical, vision, and dental insurance plans.
  • Employer-subsidized parking.
  • 401(k) plan with employer matching.
  • Generous vacation time and paid holidays.
  • Fitness programs and discounts.
  • Casual dress code.

If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter to the link provided.

 

About Banyan Hill

Banyan Hill Publishing is a network of global financial experts who have united together to show hardworking Americans how to make their own financial decisions, grow their wealth with less risk and be free from the financial concerns that plague so many people. (That’s a fancy way of saying they help people make money. Lots of it.) 

They give their readers the chance to tap into the minds of their experts and look over their shoulders, adopting the strategies their experts have used to grow and protect their own wealth. (That’s a fancy way of saying they make investing really easy to do. Incredibly easy!)

Their experts have managed hedge funds. Counseled world leaders. Written bestselling financial books and helped millions take control of their financial destiny. With backgrounds in technical analysis, business management and financial planning, they can help their readers achieve higher levels of financial success without unnecessary risk. (That’s a fancy way of saying their experts are rock stars. They are. Really!)

Mission: To be America’s No. 1 source for smarter, safer and more profitable investing.

 

Banyan Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with all applicable Federal, State and local employment laws. No question in this Application is intended to elicit information in violation of any such law, nor will any information obtained in response to any question be used in violation of any such law. Applicants with disabilities who require a reasonable accommodation to participate in the application and/or interview process may contact us at here@14west.us to arrange for such accommodation.

 

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