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Market Copy Editor


New York, NY 06-10-2021
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  • Paid
  • Contract
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Market Copy Editor (Freelance)


The Role

BuzzFeed is hiring a freelance copy editor for its Market team. Are you a ''word nerd'' and ''super speller''? Did you find your latest summer outfit or home decor from a list in our shopping section? This may be the position for you!

BuzzFeed copy editors must be familiar with a range of subjects; be well-versed in grammar, syntax, and punctuation; and have a heightened awareness of language choices when reading sensitive topics.

This job is freelance and based in Los Angeles or New York City.

You Will
• Copyedit market posts for sensitivity and inclusion, style, grammar, punctuation, spelling, consistency, clarity, and concision.
• Contribute to discussions on language and sensitivity updates to the BuzzFeed Style Guide.

You Have
• At least 2 years' postgraduate work experience as a copy editor for a digital media publisher.
• Impeccable copyediting skills and strong attention to detail.
• A passion for internet and pop culture and familiarity with the latest social media and fashion trends.
• Excellent time management and organizational skills

All job applications must be received through the official BuzzFeed Jobs board (, including referrals. It is BuzzFeed's practice to not schedule job interviews until after an application is submitted through our jobs board.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r7nvbk-35-170-64-36-42 in your application.

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BuzzFeed is the world's leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally.