Senior Copy Editor

Job Location: Bangalore
Department: Soulveda

Job Description

  • Examine text carefully to find and correct typographical errors and mistakes in grammar, style and spelling.
  • Check documents for simple and complex errors.
  • Focus on correcting errors in spelling, grammar, syntax, punctuation, accuracy and formatting.
  • Work for a variety of print or online materials.
  • Make sure that the copy is easy to read and fits the brand’s editorial style.
  • Suggest changes to enhance text’s readability, conciseness and style.
  • Verify factual correctness of information.
  • Check text for style, readability and adherence to brand’s writing standards

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Researching and generating story ideas
  • Editing articles/ short stories/ video scripts
  • Reviewing social media copy
  • Sourcing and coordinating for visuals with writers, designers
  • Staying updated with trends and developments in the wellbeing content space
  • Proofreading and conducting quality checks of articles submitted by writers, domain experts, contributors
  • Working closely with the Editor-in-Chief
  • Coordinating and managing day-to-day activities with the editorial team
  • Creating monthly content calendars
  • Coordinating with external content contributors

Experience

7 to 10 years in print or digital media

Education

Graduate or above in English/Mass com/Journalism or Graduate in any field with additional qualification or experience in mass communication/journalism

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