Copy Editor - Movie/TV News Website

Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines | Full-time | Fully remote

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We are looking for a passionate editor to copy edit the Movie/TV News Section of Epicstream.com.

Requirements: Must be able to be actively online to work 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. PHT. (11 PM at the latest)
Additional hours available for work.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Make sure articles have no errors in grammar and EpicStream style.
  • Double-check the facts to ensure high-quality articles.
  • Use a plagiarism checker as needed to make sure that paragraphs are not plagiarized. 
  • Coordinate with editors regarding possible issues, like photo choice and repeated mistakes of reporters.
  • Provide (documented) feedback to reporters after checking their articles.
  • Submit timely operations reports using relevant documents and trackers. 
  • Use and maintain section related spreadsheets
  • Attend relevant compulsory web training
  • Follow the assigned schedule (submission window) responsibly.
  • Be active on slack in communicating with team
  • Fulfill other tasks and assignments that management may later assign relevant to EpicStream operations.

Essential Skills & Requirements

  • Good knowledge of SEO
  • Passion and Knowledge for new TV shows and movies
  • Fluent English - written language
  • Good organisational, communication and time management skills
  • Able to work semi-independently
  • Available to be flexible with working times in order to attend strategy calls where necessary

We are striving to create a diverse and inclusive environment. We encourage all applicants to apply for our roles and not for a moment think that anything will make us discriminate against them. We value and actively seek diverse talent!