Copy Editor => Relocate to China

Cookstown, Northern Ireland, gb
Company: HelloCareer
Category: Office and Administrative Support Occupations
Published on 2021-06-19 18:06:23
Job Description:
COPY EDITOR:
Our client is a well-known Chinese media group. We are seeking experienced Copy Editor for our client to join the news production team at their global headquarters in Beijing.

Key responsibilities:
Review scripts for accuracy, style, balance and conformity. Check source material and ensure scripts are ready for air.
Edit copy to ensure scripts are easy to understand, interesting, creative and compelling. Work toward conversational anchor copy that is accurate and up-to-date.
Serve as a close advisor on editorial, grammar and news language issues.
Verify accuracy of all components of programs, including graphics and other on-air editorial elements.
Correctly format scripts and view video and graphics to ensure scripts and images are in sync.
Take a proactive and diplomatic role in many aspects of program preparation.
Collaborate with other team members in order to help determine most creative and editorially accurate solutions.

Requirements:
Preferred Experience:

Undergraduate degree
5+ years of experience with strong editing skills which includes accuracy, balance, language and style.
Native English speaker.
Proven accomplished writer who thinks in visuals.
Flexibility to adapt during breaking news, and an ability to adapt to program or anchor style and rewrite when necessary.
Must be able to produce quality work in a fast-paced and demanding live/24-hour news environment.
Previous experience working overseas preferred.
Extensive knowledge of current events, geopolitics and international relations, especially China and APAC countries.
Must be able to work irregular hours and work an extended schedule as the news cycle and deadlines require.
Proficiency with desk-top editing software a plus.
Benefits:
You can find more opportunities via: www.chinajob.com
Skills:
Content Editor, Copy Editing, Editing Newsletters, Newsletter Editing

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