Copy Editor

This is a project-based volunteer position within Communications branch of the Marketing Department. An articulate and efficient individual in this position will be editing written content for consumption by fans, supporters, and members of the IQA. Copy-editors will clean up written content before publication and ensure it is clear and follows IQA policies and standards. They will report to the Communications Team Leader.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Collect information and materials from writer to ensure factual reporting
  • Edit writing for grammar, spelling, flow, organization, and tone
  • Helps ensure all official communication is clear, well-written, and accurately reflects the IQA’s standards and policies

Minimum Qualifications

  • Good people skills
  • Excellent command of written English, French, or Spanish
  • Proficient in written and spoken English
  • Familiarity and comfort with Microsoft Word and/or other word processing software
  • Ability to edit and improve writing to produce clear, well-written prose
  • Regular access to email and Skype

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior experience in editing