Senior Copy Editor

Date: Jun 9, 2021

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US, 90071

Company: Capital Group

Req ID: 40321 

Location: Los Angeles, CA 

Other location(s): Los Angeles (CA) 

Relocation benefits offered: Yes 

Travel required: None 


“I can be myself at work.”


You define yourself by more than just a job title, and we want you to feel comfortable bringing your true self to work. We value your talents, your traditions and your take on the world  ̶  everything that makes you unique. We’re working hard to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in our organization and our communities because we know that what makes us different makes us better.


We want you to feel a strong sense of belonging. We value and welcome your experiences, ideas and identity. Over 40 employee resource groups unite our people and help to develop our collective empathy through unfiltered conversations about race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, faith, disabilities, mental health and so much more.


“I can influence my income.”


You want to feel recognized at work. Your performance will be reviewed annually, and your compensation will be designed to motivate and reward the value that you provide. You’ll receive a competitive salary, bonuses and benefits. Your company-funded retirement contribution will be the equivalent of 15% of your annual pay (including bonuses).


“I can lead a full life.”


You bring unique goals and interests to your job and your life. Whether you’re raising a family, you’re passionate about where you volunteer, or you want to explore different career paths, we’ll give you the resources that can set you up for success.

  • Enjoy generous time-away and health benefits from day one, with the opportunity for flexible work options
  • Receive 2-for-1 matching gifts for your charitable contributions and the opportunity to secure annual grants for the organizations you love
  • Access on-demand professional development resources that allow you to hone existing skills and learn new ones


COVID-19 HIRING: Our recruiting and onboarding activities are virtual during the pandemic and we’ve transitioned to a work-from-home environment until further notice. We are offering generous work-from-home benefits to improve our associate’s ability to work remotely.


“I can succeed as a Senior Copy Editor at Capital Group.”


As a Senior Copy Editor, you will be a member of Capital Group’s broader Marketing team and support the production of creative, customized content for the Institutional Retirement segment of our business. You will have responsibility for ensuring accuracy and consistency across our external communications.


I am the person Capital Group is looking for.”


  • You have a bachelor’s degree, with an emphasis on journalism, marketing or finance.
  • You have a minimum of five years’ experience as a copy editor in a professional setting.
  • You have a working knowledge of investment concepts or are willing to learn about them. 
  • You have a meticulous attention to detail. Knowledge of target date funds is a plus.
  • You are comfortable working with financial reports, charts and data-driven financial communications.
  • You have experience in copy edit, proofread and fact-check content in marketing materials, newsletters, fact sheets, web content, financial reports and other related materials.
  • You can recommend edits based on knowledge of target audience, compliance regulations and internal/external style guides. Your input will help ensure accuracy and improve overall tone, clarity and conciseness.
  • You will participate in a broader copy editor community within Capital Group in order to identify and recommend process improvements for more effective content development and review.
  • You have experience familiar with different media channels — print, email, Web, conference presentations and video.
  • You are able to prioritize and complete a steady stream of data-heavy assignments in a timely manner.
  • You are excited to work in a high-paced, agency-like environment.
  • You thrive in collaborative team settings and enjoy working closely with team writers and designers.


“I can apply in less than 4 minutes.”


You’ve reviewed this job posting and you’re ready to start the candidate journey with us. Apply now to move to the next step in our recruiting process. If this role isn’t what you’re looking for, check out our other opportunities and join our talent community.


“I can learn more about Capital Group.” 


At Capital Group, the success of the people who invest with us depends on the people in whom we invest. That’s why we offer a culture, compensation and opportunities that empower our associates to build successful and prosperous careers. Through nine decades, our goal has been to improve people’s lives through successful investing. We know that our history is a testament to the strength of the people we hire. More than 7,800 associates in 30+ offices around the world help our clients and each other grow and thrive every day. Find us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, FairyGodBoss, DiversityJobs and Instagram.


We are an equal opportunity employer, which means we comply with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit discrimination when making all decisions about employment. As equal opportunity employers, our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including gender and gender identity), pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, AIDS/HIV status, political activities or affiliations, military or veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. 

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