Manhattan magazine, a luxury lifestyle publication, seeks a freelance copy editor to begin immediately. This person will be responsible for copy editing all Manhattan files (as Word documents and as PDFs from InDesign files) from home and should be a detail-oriented wordsmith capable of making good copy even better. This is not a full-time position, but the right candidate should be able to work on a tight deadline and turn around files within 24 hours. Previous experience at a print publication is optimal.
-Bachelor’s degree, preferably in English, writing or a similar field
-5 years experience as a copy editor
-Extensive knowledge of AP style
-Experience editing with track changes in Word
How To Apply
Please send a short cover letter in the body of your email and a resume and include COPY EDITOR in the subject line. Compensation will be based on experience.