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With a legacy of more than 100 years, Janes provides the only single resource for comprehensive, unclassified and up-to-date intelligence on military equipment in production and use around the globe. By structuring and connecting this data to the inventories for more than 190 countries, Janes is uniquely positioned to provide our customers with timely, accurate, validated intelligence to support entity recognition, capability assessment and market analysis.

Janes is a leading provider of timely and assured data, information, analysis and forecasts for Defence & National Security organisations globally.

JOB PURPOSE

The Content Editor will form part of the Product team based in our Bangalore office in India. You will report to the Head of Content Editing, and will be responsible for performing quality assurance checks on content before it is published, ensuring that it is free from grammatical errors, and is accurate, clear, and concise. 

HOW YOU WILL CONTRIBUTE AT JANES

  • Collaborate and communicate with researchers, analysts, and journalists over email, telephone, or in person. 
  • Ensure that the content and analysis is accurate and up to date, and follows the Janes house style.
  • Proofread and edit text at various stages of the process for both reference and news.
  • Engage readers with informative, entertaining, and educational copy.
  • Understand and consistently reflect the brand voice of the company.
  • Keep abreast of trends in content and style, reflected on various popular social media channels.

THE IDEAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE FOR THIS ROLE ARE

  • 2+ years of copy-editing experience.
  • Proficiency in applying the principles of style guides to different types of writing.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in the English language.
  • Prior working knowledge of media production.
  • Ability to remain detailed-oriented and focused when processing large amounts of text.
  • Willingness to collaborate with a creative team of editors, graphic designers, and others.
  • Strong computer processing skills, especially InDesign.
  • Basic knowledge of legal issues involved in publishing, such as libel and plagiarism.
  • Mastery of correcting spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors, and the ability to make constructive suggestions. 


For successful candidates, Janes provides a supportive, stretching and dynamic environment with the ability for you to grow rapidly both personally and professionally.  

We value diversity at Janes and are committed to equal opportunities and creating an inclusive environment for all our colleagues. We welcome applicants regardless of ethnic origin, national origin, gender, race, colour, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation and age. 


Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Bangalore

560066
560066 Bengaluru Directions View page

Workplace & Culture

Our company values are which drive our behaviours and decision-making processes within the workplace.

We offer a great place to work, a place where you’re valued and together, we’re making a difference in the world. We offer a great benefits package to ensure Janes is a true employer of choice.

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