Copy Editor (m/f) - English / Full or Part time

Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany · Online Redaktion

Description

We are an online publisher - and a hugely successful one at that! On a daily basis, we reach millions of users with our content, projects and games, such as apost.com and the Nametests Instant Game on Facebook. We are a creative team where our mission is to “make people smile”; we are committed to entertaining people and want to empower them to get the most from their valuable time on our content platforms and games and to inspire their world.

We use the latest technology in order to be highly adaptive in the modern digital world. Combined with our agile spirit and great teamwork, this allows us to achieve:

- More than 150 million monthly active players

- More than 120 million fans on Facebook

- Content translated into more than 40 different languages

The Social Sweethearts are looking for passionate and dynamic colleagues who would like to join us in continuing to create a more colorful online world.

Become a part of our team as a full-time Copy Editor (m/f) full or part time in Cologne.


DUTIES

You will work closely with our team of Content Creators and English Editors on our aspiring project APost that publishes entertaining feel-good content for a global audience and you will work in English. In practical terms, you take over the following tasks.

You will:



Requirements

✔ You bring experience in online content writing and editing and have a hawk-like ability to catch errant punctuation and grammatical mistakes

✔ You are an English native speaker with a knack for making content flow

✔ You have a Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, or related field and experience in copyediting with an astute sense of appropriate style, voice, and tone

✔ You are always online and keep an eye on the latest trends on the web and in social media

✔ Ideally, you are experienced with a female American audience and familiar with American culture

✔ You are familiar with cloud-based tools such as Google Drive

✔ You have experience in the use of image and video editing

✔ You are committed, proactive and someone to rely on

✔ You pursue high-quality standards, therefore you work carefully and are accurate in every detail

✔ You have strong skills in meeting deadlines and prioritizing workload


Benefits

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