Through the lens of sports, The Undefeated will be the premiere platform for intelligent analysis and celebration of Black culture and the African-American struggle for equality through the lens of sports, culture and news.
The Undefeated is currently seeking an Associate Editor at the Copy Desk to ensure the accuracy and consistency of style, text, syntax and grammar of sports and feature articles, blog posts and graphics text. The ideal candidate will have 3-plus years of experience as a copy editor and a slot editor with a developed sense of prose style and grammar, and outstanding interoffice and communication skills. This Associate Editor will also be required to assist senior editorial staff with any and all editorial needs they might have.
The Associate Editor (copy desk) will typically edit several feature-length articles, shorter stories and video text per day.
The job may also occasionally entail working on The Undefeated’s website, posting to and organizing the home page.
The job will require a significant office presence. Hours will be variable depending on the demands of the news cycle, and will sometimes require night and weekend work.
The Undefeated is located in Washington D.C., and this position requires the candidate live in the city or relocate for the position.