The Independent is looking for full-time sub-editors for its business, sports and entertainment desks.
Jot Title: Sub-Editors
Do you have sharp eyes for details? Are you able to put a news story together with speed and style? Do you have the passion for journalism?
- editing copy and rewriting material so that it flows or reads better and adheres to the house style
- ensuring that a story fits a particular word count by cutting or expanding material as necessary
- writing headlines that capture the essence of the story
- checking facts and stories to ensure they are accurate
- laying out page and playing a part in page design
Only experienced candidates can apply
Please send your CM to firstname.lastname@example.org
NB: The position must be clearly mentioned on the email subject line
Application deadline: 23 March 2017