Assistant Copy Editor
Experience
1-3
Location
Delhi
Job type
Full time
Job Summary

MSC is looking for candidates with copy editing experience of 1-3 years preferably in a consulting environment to ensure quality standards for client reporting.

Essential Skills

Attention to detail, ability to pick out Indianisms/Africanisms, strong sense of style and grammar, ability to work well under tight deadlines, ability to edit and rewrite content while preserving the meaning.

Description

Responsibilities and Experience:-

  • Editorial experience of 1-3 years, preferably in print or online news media, nonfiction or general
    publishing, business editing, or technical editing
  • Attention to detail, ability to pick out Indianisms/Africanisms, strong sense of style and grammar, ability to work well under tight deadlines, ability to edit and rewrite content while preserving meaning.
  • Quick to adapt to and apply the in-house editorial and brand guidelines, as well as client guidelines
  • Preferably a degree in English, Mass Communication, Social Sciences, or Media Studies
  • Ability to solve problems, stay organized, and track and prioritize tasks
  • Ability to multitask independently
  • A self-starter who takes the onus and can adapt to a steep learning curve
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills and team-playing capabilities
  • Should be interested in areas like development, poverty alleviation, environment, or gender issues
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Experience in design software will be a plus
Document Size should be less than 2MB. Accepted formats are .pdf, .doc, .docx