The Korea Herald


Copy editor wanted



Copy editor wanted

South Korea’s No. 1 English-language daily newspaper
The Korea Herald is looking for a full-time copy editor.

1.     Job opening

Job position  

Full-time copy editor


- A native speaker of English

- Two or more years of experience in journalism or related fields. 

- Additional consideration will be given to candidates with Korean language ability.

Job description

The role involves editing articles for print and online, video scripts and other online copy. Other tasks include headline writing and proofreading, as well as contributing to podcasts and video content.


Candidates must either have a work visa or qualify for a relevant visa.


2.     Work hours and salary


Dependent on experience


40-hour workweek. Days and times of work vary, but include some Sundays and evening hours on a rotational basis.


Herald Square (Huam-dong, Yongsan-gu)


3.    Hiring process

-       Send applications:

-       E-mail application editing test and interview (Successful applicants will be contacted individually)

-       Applications open until position is filled.