Posted Feb 17

Copy Editor

Ranker

Copywriting

Remote

Contract

About the role

Copy Editor – Weird History (Contract)
  • Department: Publishing Operations
  • Location: Remote
We are currently looking for an experienced Content Editor to help with editing several lists for our Weird History vertical on our Publishing Operations team. This is a great opportunity to edit smart, fun articles on a wide range of historical subjects every day for a leading entertainment website.


Here are a few example of the types of list you’d be editing: 
  • Heroic Moments From History So Savage They Sound Made Up – But Aren’t
  • 18 Facts About The Dramatic Life Of Anne Boleyn
  • The Actual Reasons Queen Elizabeth I Never Married

We’re looking for people who:
  • Nerd out about history!
  • Have a strong background in editing, preferably for digital media content
  • Are comfortable taking feedback

This is a 3 month contract position, with the possibility of extension at the end of the contract. The interview process will consist of a copy editing test, a phone interview and a video interview.

The Ranker Story:
Ranker is a data-driven media company whose unique hook is, Editors Create, Users Participate. We collect over 12 million monthly user votes, which has built a treasure trove of psychographic “people who like X also like Y” first party data, while delivering a fun, engaging user experience. Ranker will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.
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Copy Editor

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