B&H Photo Copy Editor - Optics/Photography in New York, New York

Job Description:

Job Description: Copy Editor

Job Overview: A Copy Editor relies on a keen eye for detail and a strong technical expertise to proofread and edit various written content and information for the company’s retail website. The goal of the Quality Assurance Department is to ensure that content is accurate and meets B&H; standards for style and formatting before publication. Customers as well as salespeople rely on these product descriptions to evaluate products, and this work is essential in helping customers make informed decisions about the equipment they are purchasing from B&H.;

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Ensure product descriptions and other content are accurate, complete, and in conformity to company standards

  • Maintain current knowledge of technologies and new product lines

  • Communicate professionally with writers and manufacturers

  • Work with management team to solve complex issues related to written content

Specific Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Proofreading and editing skills

  • Ability to efficiently conduct research

  • Highly organized and detail-oriented

  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • Familiarity with optics (i.e. rifle scopes, binoculars, night vision, rangefinders, etc.)

  • Familiarity with photography a plus

Preferred Education, Experience, and Licenses:

  • Experience in a professional writing or editing capacity

  • College-level degree in English or related field

  • Working knowledge of web publishing environments

  • Knowledge of data entry systems, or content management systems

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.

Job Title: Copy Editor - Optics/Photography

Job Type: Full-Time

Location: New York, NY