Turkuvaz Medya Grubu - Copy Editor
ANEWS is seeking an experienced copy editor to join its growing team of dedicated, passionate journalists in Istanbul. The ideal candidate will have experience working accurately and meticulously, in a fast-paced news environment. They will be positive, energetic and totally committed to the highest journalistic standards. They will also have the ability to read and edit scripts critically; make edits consistent with ANEWS tone, accuracy, and brevity; and spot spelling, punctuation, grammar, and syntax mistakes consistently.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Edit existing news content,
- Repurpose existing content for various online platforms,
- Work collaboratively with other journalists,
- Have an interest in international and Turkish news,
Founded in 2017, ANEWS broadcasts in English to communicate a Turkish perspective on global affairs to international viewers.
ANEWS focuses on the humanitarian angle of every story, prioritizing how events influence ordinary people, by giving them a morally justified perspective.
ANEWS gives voice to the oppressed through news reports and analyses covering conflict regions such as Yemen, Rohingya, Palestine, Africa and Latin America.
As a young and growing international news channel, ANEWS is routinely expanding its coverage by incorporating agreements with the world's leading satellite and TV platforms.
- Bachelor's degree in a related field,
- At least 3+ years of relevant experience in editing and fact-checking,
- Native-level knowledge of the English language,
- An eye for detail and ability to produce spotless copy,
- Ability to multitask and work as a team player,