Tuesday, March 05, 2013

Journalism jobs going at the Jakarta Globe

The Jakarta Globe is looking for some copy editors to help keep this place humming.

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The Jakarta Globe is one of Asia's leading English-language newspapers and websites (www.thejakartaglobe.com). Produced by a team of journalists from Indonesia and abroad, the outlet offers news on local, national and international affairs in the fields of politics, business, sports and the arts.

The Globe is looking for several new copy editing staff to help it maintain its position as a leading source of quality news and information on Indonesia.

SENIOR COPY EDITOR
The senior copy editor will have at least three years experience as a writer or editor with an English-language news outlet. Responsibilities include maintaining a high standard of written prose across the masthead, liaising with reporters, writing headlines and other story components, and mentoring copy editors and checking their work.

COPY EDITOR (Two vacancies)
The copy editors will have a degree in journalism or experience as a writer or editor with an English-language news outlet. Responsibilities include copy editing news stories, opinion articles and features, liaising with reporters and writing headlines and other story components.

Salaries and housing payments that allow a high standard of living in Jakarta, a thriving international city, are available for the right candidates.

Please contact chief copy editor Ari Sharp (ari.sharp@beritasatumedia.com) with any questions or to submit your CV. Applications close March 22, 2013.