Posted on October 28, 2020

Associate Copy Editor (Remote)

SmartBug Media


  • Job type: Full-time
  • Hiring From: (Multiple States)
  • Salary:
  • Category:
  • Copywriting


Position Overview:

This position acts as the editor on a portfolio of client accounts, working directly with the client service team to create award-winning edited content for the client. The associate editor plays a key role in ensuring the quality and consistency of our work and is a core member of the team. The associate editor is responsible for editing a variety of content including blogs, long-form pieces, email, landing pages, and other miscellaneous copy.

The Day-to-Day:

  • Deliver flawless edited copy in the form of blogs, e-books, case studies, headlines, web copy, emails, social, and more
  • Edit copy for style, grammar, logic, flow, repetition, and to ensure its on strategy
  • Maintain client editing preferences and ensure all edited content follows those preferences
  • Review and update SmartBugs style guide to ensure it is an up-to-date resource beneficial to the entire organization
  • Edit for both Chicago and AP styles, as needed
  • Support your team to make sure deadlines are met
  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Experience and Education Requirements:

  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without employer sponsorship is required
  • One (1) to three (3) years of experience with copy editing
  • B.A. or B.S. degree is required; journalism or related field preferred
  • Experience with the correct use of references and citations
  • Experience editing B2B, technology, and/or finance content preferred
  • Experience working remotely in similar roles preferred

Interview Process:

  • Screening call with HR
  • Video call with hiring manager
  • Reference checking
  • Final video interview with SmartBugs VP of Creative

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