Falls Church, VA
Founded in 1970, we are the premier global publisher and the essential source of news and analysis for over 150,000 tax professionals, with correspondents in more than 125 countries, and a staff of almost 200. You can get an idea of our work at www.taxnotes.com.
Tax Analysts offers a casual work environment -- relaxed dress code and pet friendly -- where talented individuals come together to produce great work. Our staff enjoys free covered parking, an exercise room with showers, and a working environment that embraces team collaboration and innovation.
We are committed to providing a workplace that offers family-friendly policies and a flexible atmosphere that caters to the needs of working professionals. We strive to offer a realistic work/life balance, competitive compensation, and a generous benefits package.
We are recruiting a Copy Editor to join our Copy Desk team. Hours for this position are 10:45 am-7:15 pm (4 days/week) , and 11:45 am-8:15 pm (1 day/week).
SUMMARY: This position is responsible for reviewing copy for grammar, punctuation, clarity, style, and flow. Also ensures accuracy, completeness, and adherence to established formats. Works under general supervision.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :
Reads and copy edits news stories, special reports, commentary, and analysis daily to meet deadlines. Checks for grammar, punctuation, clarity, style, and flow.
Ensures accuracy, completeness, and adherence to established formats. Follows company style manual, among other resources.
Directs style or content questions and issues to editors or supervisor as needed.
Provides guidance to writers, editors, etc., regarding style questions.
Monitors document status in Content Management System.
May work late hours if necessary.
Adheres to established deadlines.
BA in English, journalism, or related field that requires strong writing skills, or equivalent in experience
3+ years of editing experience required