Copy Editor

teleSUR English is looking to recruit a Copy Editor to join our team in Quito, Ecuador

Copy Editors are responsible for:

  • Correcting spelling mistakes and grammatical errors in web and social media articles and videos
  • Ensure consistent house style and keeping guides up to date
  • Participate in a feedback process over style with editors and writers
  • Working with social media and video team to ensure style consistency
  • Resolving queries e.g. style and text inconsistencies
  • Ensuring that illustrations are correctly captioned
  • Maintaining awareness of new words or phrases coming into popular usage
  • Translating or writing articles as assigned
  • Web management duties as assigned

Candidates must have:

  • English as a first language
  • High proficiency in grammar, spelling and usage of AP style
  • Fluency in Spanish
  • Experience in translation
  • Ability to recognize significant translation errors

Other desirable skills and experience:

  • A working knowledge of web content management systems, HTML and SEO
  • General knowledge of Latin American current political reality and history and
  • Video Script writing

If you are interested please send your CV and cover letter to:


teleSUR English is committed to equal opportunity and creating a safe, inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds. We highly encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply, including women, people of color, people from Indigenous communities, LGBTQ people, and people with disabilities.