Tuesday, October 05, 2004

For the financially inclined

Two openings you might be interested in:

The first, at TheStreet.com:
TheStreet.com, a leading multimedia provider of financial commentary, analysis, research and news, is seeking an experienced Copy Editor. This
position will be responsible for editing the content of our professional products, which provide our institutional customers with real-time investment ideas and market analysis.

Responsibilities include:
  • Copy editing and proofreading.
  • Seeing pages through to production.
  • Writing headlines and adding value to content.
  • Candidates must have 3-5 years of copy editing experience for a financial publication.
  • Thorough understanding of equities market required.
  • Able to work under deadline pressure. Experience at a real-time publication is a plus.
  • Excellent news judgment and solid grasp of grammar required.
  • Candidates must be extremely detail oriented.
To apply:
Please send your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements with "Copy Editor" in the subject line to resumes@thestreet.com or fax to 212-321-5015.

About us:
TheStreet.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: TSCM) is a leading multimedia provider of proprietary, timely, independent and insightful financial commentary, analysis, research and news. TheStreet.com brand is built on our best-in-class editorial team of experienced financial commentators and journalists. On the Internet, our premium, subscription-based website, RealMoney.com is accompanied by our professionally oriented subscription sites, RealMoney Pro and RealMoney Pro Advisor, and our free, flagship site, TheStreet.com. In addition, our content is available across diverse media platforms, including the internet, print, radio and conferences, giving us more opportunities to generate revenue from the content we produce. Our strategic relationships with leading companies in the media, technology and financial services sectors help us create brand awareness and increase subscription and advertising revenue.
The second is at Kiplinger's:
The Kiplinger organization, one of America's most respected financial publishers, is seeking a chief copy editor to manage Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine copy department, supervising two full-time copy editors.

The position requires a thorough command of grammar and style, organizational skill, an affinity for detail, and grace under pressure. Duties include tracking copy flow and coordinating electronic production with art and research departments; monitoring copy for grammar, style, accuracy and consistency; and arbitrating questions of style and usage.

Qualified candidates should have at least five years’ experience on a magazine or newspaper copy desk, excellent copy-editing and proofreading skills, and expertise in Windows and Macintosh applications, particularly Microsoft Word and Quark Xpress.

A terrific opportunity at a prestigious journalism organization that is one of the best employers in Washington. The Kiplinger organization offers excellent benefits, including pension, profit sharing, 401(k), health and dental coverage, & more, plus competitive salaries and terrific growth opportunities.

If qualified, send resume with cover letter and salary requirement to:

Personnel Department - Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine - 1729 H Street, NW - Washington, DC 20006

personnel.department@kiplinger.com or FAX: 202-496-1817


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