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Junior Copy Editor/Web Producer

The role:

We're hiring a junior copy editor/web producer.

The ideal candidate is a detail-oriented, organized self-starter who has experience copy editing and producing stories for the web and digital newsletters. You'll have ace copy editing skills, be tech-savvy, and know how to write headlines as well as social media posts to maximize impact.

The ideal candidate will have experience in digital journalism — specifically in tech journalism — and a passion for producing high-quality work. The ideal candidate will also be committed to creating a culture of high ambitions, big ideas and truly excellent work — and also one that is caring, diverse, inclusive and fun.

The junior copy editor/web producer will:

  • Ensure stories are properly formatted, schedule their publication, and update the homepage of
  • Copy edit articles, newsletters and marketing collateral
  • Write headlines, decks and other display type as needed
  • Collaborate with editors and reporters in several time zones

Our ideal candidate has:

  • A keen eye for detail
  • Can apply AP style as well as specific house style rules
  • Killer organizational skills
  • Familiarity with HTML
  • The ability to quickly master a new CMS
  • A passion for smart journalism
  • Familiarity with the tech industry


Must be located in New York, California or the D.C. area. West Coast preferred.


To apply, send a cover letter and resume, with Junior Copy Editor/Web Producer in the subject line, to

Our company:

From the publisher of POLITICO, Protocol is a new media company focused on the people, power and politics of tech — arming decision-makers in tech, business and public policy with the unbiased, fact-based news and analysis they need to navigate a world in rapid change.

We are driven by our values. We are relentless contributors, disruptors, collaborators and talent cultivators. Our organization is defined by our values of fairness, integrity, inclusion, collaboration, and a growth-mindset.

We offer a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package, including health and wellness benefits, retirement plans, as well as work-life balance flexibility and opportunities for career development.

Protocol believes a diverse and inclusive workplace enables us to do our best journalism. We welcome inquiries from people of all backgrounds. Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
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