Editor

Editor

Responsibilities
The ideal candidate will (but not limited to):
 Read content and correct spelling, punctuation, and grammatical errors.
 Rewrite texts to make it easier for readers to understand in simple correct English Language.
 Verify facts and authors cited in materials for publication.
 Evaluate submissions from writers to decide what to publish.
 Work with writers to help their ideas succeed.
 Develop content ideas in line with the publication’s style and editorial policy.
 Allocate space for the text, photos, and illustrations that make up a content.
 Approve final versions submitted by staff.
 Modify written content from writers.
 Develop a content calendar for the firm in line with the firms’ projections.
 Oversee content production.
 Create highly shareable content.
 Adhere to editorial best practices.

 

Requirement
 B.A. English Language or Linguistics.
 Minimum of 3-5years Editorial Experience,
as well as English Language tutorship.
 Proficiency in Microsoft Office Programs
especially Word and PowerPoint.

 

Required Competencies:
 Sound writing and proofreading skills.
 Experience with content management systems.
 Ability to meet the necessary criteria and
deadlines.
 Excellent attention to detail.
 Strong interpersonal skills.
 Ability to provide constructive feedback.
 Analytical and creative thinking abilities.
 Ability to create catchy topics/subjects.
 High level of grammatical skills to be able to use
words appropriately, interpret and communicate
information following basic rules of sentence
construction, punctuation, and spelling.
 Ability to prepare reports of modified materials
monthly.
 Displays integrity – transparency in dealings with
management, staff, and other individuals that you
may encounter.
 Exceptional interpersonal and communication
skills, to enable professional interaction within
staff and management, both internal and external
to the firm.
 A flexible, pro-active approach to work including
the ability to prioritise and re-prioritise.

Application Closing Date: 30 th November 2021.

Mode of Application: Interested and qualified
candidates should send their CVs to:
jobs.eclathrconsulting@gmail.com using EDT-OMP as
the email subject.
Note: Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted.