Search

Job

Copy Editor

Posted by

Work from home!

The National Museum of Mathematics (MoMath) is a growing institution that provides insight into the evolving, creative, human, and aesthetic nature of mathematics to a diverse audience of all ages. Its interactive exhibits and stimulating programs encourage inquiry, spark curiosity, and reveal the wonders of math.

MoMath is seeking a motivated and savvy copy editor to provide careful and thorough content-editing in a fast-paced work environment. Primary duties will include proofreading, editing, and ensuring adherence to a strict style guide, as well as collaborating with co-workers to deliver quality projects on time. To excel in this role, a candidate will have experience in editing content, a keen eye for detail, and excellent communication and organizational skills. A bachelor’s degree in english or related field is strongly preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Review and revise content for accuracy and quality, verifying spelling, grammar, punctuation, and syntax
  • Communicate and work with MoMath team to ensure that content is published in a timely manner
  • Knowledge of Associated Press and Chicago Style guidelines
  • Ensure correct tone, voice, clarity, flow, and structure of content
  • Ensure that content adheres to the MoMath style guide
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and consistently meet deadlines

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of three years’ work experience in a relevant role required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, English, or related field preferred
  • Experience in publishing and/or editing preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Leadership and time management skills
  • Proficient in desktop publishing software and Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with HTML, CSS, and WordPress publishing platform a plus


Work from home!

The National Museum of Mathematics (MoMath) is a growing institution that provides insight into the evolving, creative, human, and aesthetic nature of mathematics to a diverse audience of all ages. Its interactive exhibits and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
11 E. 26th St, New York, NY 10010, United States

How to Apply

To apply, please email the following to jobs@momath.org with a subject line that includes “Copy Editor” and your name:

  1. A cover letter explaining how you meet these criteria;
  2. A current résumé, including grade point averages;
  3. A separate 150- to 500-word statement describing your views on mathematics or a life experience you have had related to mathematics.

To apply, please email the following to jobs@momath.org with a subject line that includes “Copy Editor” and your name:

  1. A cover letter explaining how you meet these criteria;
  2. A current…

Join Idealist

Sign up today to save your favorite jobs and get email alerts when new ones are posted.