Freelance Copy Editor (Financial News)

New York, New York | Freelance | Job ID #67731 |
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Our client, a Fortune 500 tech / media company, is looking for a freelance Copy Editor. This opportunity is on-site in their NYC office, must be fully vaccinated. They are looking to start someone ASAP and it is a 12 month contract.

What you'll be doing:

  • Proofreads all copy for punctuation, grammar, usage, style, consistency, sensitivity and the type, size and placement of text
  • Copyedits written communications, as needed, for clarity and readability and to ensure they adhere to the company’s voice and brand positioning
  • Constantly learning and growing in markets, tech, and macroeconomics
  • Other tasks may apply

About you:

  • 1-3 year of copy editing experience, specifically in large media companies
  • Excellent copyediting, proofreading and organizational skills
  • Highly collaborative with rest of team, but also a self-starter
  • Able to take on a high volume and keep meet deadlines
  • Enjoy learning about the markets, technology, and macroeconomics

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.