Copy Editor, Foxnews.com

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Fox News is committed to being the Most Watched & Most Trusted multi-platform news source. We love our work and are looking for passionate, talented journalists to help us lead, grow and achieve our goals.  Joining Fox News is an opportunity to be part of a highly successful, dynamic team that has transformed the way people get their information.

Fox News is looking for an experienced Copy Editor with a proven track record of turning content in a 24/7 breaking news environment. Must be willing to work weekends, nights, various shifts. 

 

A snapshot of your responsibilities include:

  • Editing stories for content, accuracy, story flow and continuity; as well as for style, grammar, spelling and punctuation – all under very tight deadlines
  • Working with staff and freelance writers to sharpen leads, often with heavy line-editing, as well as fact-checking
  • Writing compelling, SEO-friendly headlines; crafting concise, accurate captions
  • Ensuring content is written and presented with clarity and common sense


Requirements:

  • At least five years proven experience in a daily breaking news environment, preferably for a digital media operation
  • Proven experience in both line editing and copy editing, working revisions and rewriting of stories
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines without compromising editorial standards
  • Familiarity with AP style 


You are masterfully skillful at: 

  • Turning sharp, fast stories, headlines and captions in high-pressure, breaking news situations
  • Working seamlessly with reporters, photographers, video producers to produce consistently excellent and compelling content
  • Deftly dealing with the challenges of content management systems

 
This role does not provide visa sponsorship