Copy Editor

MoneyCrashers.com, a popular personal finance site, is currently looking for a copy editor.

The copy editor will be responsible for reviewing at least 10 personal finance articles per week, typically totaling more than 20,000 words. This includes proofreading for any errors and formatting text to our standardized style.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review 10 to 15 personal finance articles per week, totaling 10,000 to 20,000+ words.
  • Proofread articles for any errors and improve readability.
  • Format text to our standardized style.
  • Find and insert links to relevant content from Money Crashers and other online resources.
  • Use SEO best practices to optimize articles for relevant keywords.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Have excellent writing and editing skills
  • Have experience copyediting for other publications
  • Have basic knowledge of HTML formatting and on-page SEO best practices
  • Have experience with blogging platforms like WordPress
  • Be extremely detail-oriented, able to meet deadlines, and work well as part of a team

Monthly payments through PayPal or direct deposit. This is a remote position. This is a fantastic opportunity for a passionate copy editor to be part of a popular, established finance site with continued growth potential.

How to Apply

Fill out the form below and be sure to attach your resume. Also, as part of the evaluation process, you may be asked to edit and provide editorial feedback on a sample piece.

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