Los Angeles Times

Multiplatform Editor, Features Copy Desk
The Los Angeles Times has an opening for a full-time multiplatform copy editor on our Features copy desk. The desk handles our features and entertainment digital coverage and print sections: Daily and Sunday Calendar, The Envelope, Saturday, Food and Image. This position could include weekend and evening shifts.

If you join us, you will:

    Edit articles, live blogs, videos, photo captions and galleries, text for graphics and databases, and other content for grammar, syntax and Times style, as well as for formatting, search engine optimization, taste and legality
    Serve as a quality-control specialist, ensuring that all content complies with Times standards
    Write engaging headlines and photo captions that are optimized for search and can perform well on social media
    Provide “one-touch” editing, working with a level of accuracy that allows immediate posting on the website
    Operate in a fast-paced environment with continuous digital publishing demands and daily print deadlines
    Expedite the movement of material between the website and print by collaborating with copy editors, assigning editors, reporters, website producers, page designers, graphics editors and photo/visual journalists
    Help accelerate the digital transformation of our newsroom
18 March 2021