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Editor Resume: Samples and Writing Guide

Editor Resume: Samples and Writing Guide

You herd cats to turn out real, relatable copy. Your work passes all the fact-checks and sparks discussion at the water cooler. Prove it with your NYT-level editor resume.

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Your editor resume doesn’t need to win a Pulitzer. But it needs to be convincing. Why? Because you send a hundred resumes and no one answers. Because lowest-common-denominator work is dumbing down the country and making real writing obsolete. Your chances of getting hired in that are dwindling by the second.

 

Good editing jobs are few and far between. To get hired, you’ve got to show you’re Dean Baquet in the rough. It sounds daunting, but you can do this. You’ll soon be in a team of LA-Times-worthy word-crunchers. To do it, show your finest accomplishments in a manager-friendly format.

 

You’re about to see an editor resume example you can change to fit any editor position. You’ll also get easy steps to write a resume for editor jobs that’ll land 10x more interviews than any other.

 

Here’s an editor resume example made with our builder.

 

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Tom Gerencer, CPRW
Tom Gerencer is a career expert and Certified Professional Resume Writer who has published over 200 in-depth articles on Zety. Since 2016, he has been sharing advice on all things recruitment from writing winning resumes and cover letters to getting a promotion.
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