Full Time Job

Quality Editor

Bleacher Report

Remote / Virtual 05-27-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
The Job
WarnerMedia seeks a Quality Editor for the Quality Control – BR department.

The Daily
• Review all content bound for various channels, providing fixes and feedback to assure the highest quality in regard to brand reputation, analytical arguments, factual/statistical support, copy editing, clarity/readability, multimedia elements (including captions) and formatting prior to approval
• Edit the highest priority content slated for the most prominent exposure. In this duty, Quality Editors hold content to the highest standards of quality
• Understand Bleacher Report's content standards and communicate to the Content Standards desk when content might not meet those standards
• Communicate thoroughly and responsively with top editors and producers in the improvement of priority content, collaborating to ensure the content represents the top shelf of Bleacher Report's brand
• Communicate with clarity and timeliness with programmers to approve or reject content for prominent exposure in Bleacher Report's platforms
• Utilize Slack, email and conference call

The Essentials
• Prior editing experience in sports journalism
• Expert knowledge in all or most of the major US and European sports covered by Bleacher Report
• Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
• High attention to detail
• Experience with all forms of digital and social media; ability to quickly fact-check content and evaluate the credibility of source material
• Positive attitude, patient demeanor and ability to maintain composure in stressful situations
• Ability to multi-task without sacrificing attention to detail
• Proficiency with the following (or similar) resources: Google Docs/Spreadsheets/Excel, Gmail, Slack, Google Meet
• Three to five years of experience in sports media. Knowledge of social media strategies an added plus
• Ability to priority-set
• Experience in broadcast/linear/video
• Degree in journalism, English, communication studies or related field
• Direct prior experience or familiarity with Bleacher Report content, writers and programming channels (B/R app, social media pages, site homepage, newsletters, etc.)

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d88eox-35-171-146-141-42 in your application.

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