POSITION SUMMARYThe Weather Channel is seeking an experienced, versatile copy editor to join our growing digital video team. We produce over 20 videos per day for our website, Weather.com, The Weather Channel app, and our Facebook channels. Topics range from breaking weather news to travel and science features.Responsibilities include:· Copy editing “text video” scripts for social video· Reviewing and editing anchor copy· Tweaking headlines and other metadata· Maintaining the highest journalistic standards· Being the final set of eyes on all of our copyNewsroom experience is required. The position will be based at our Atlanta headquarters.
RESPONSIBILITIESCopy edit at least 15 scripts per dayWork weekend shifts when neededStay informed about trends in social media – including new approaches to video in Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram video Maintain the highest standards of accuracy and journalistic ethics
The Weather Company