Copy Editor for New Media

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Job Description


*This position is based in Beijing and only open to foreign passport holders*

Copy Editor for New Media (foreign passport holders)

Location: Beijing, China

Full time, 12 month contract


CGTN Digital is seeking an experienced copy editor to join its growing team of dedicated, passionate journalists in Beijing. The ideal candidate will have experience working accurately and meticulously, in a fast-paced news environment. They will be positive, energetic and totally committed to the highest journalistic standards. They will also have the ability to read and edit scripts critically; make edits consistent with CGTN’s tone, accuracy, and brevity; and spot spelling, punctuation, grammar, and syntax mistakes consistently.

● Edit existing news content

● existing content for various online platforms

● Work collaboratively with other journalists

● Have an interest in international and Chinese news

Minimum Qualifications:

● At least 3+ years of relevant experience in editing and fact-checking

● Native-level knowledge of the English language

● An eye for detail and ability to produce spotless copy

● Ability to multitask and work as a team player

● BA degree

Please apply by sending a CV and a detailed cover letter, including your current and expected salary, along with any relevant work samples by e-mail to: