Journals Production Editor

Feb 06, 2004
Mar 07, 2004
Angie Southwell
Full Time
Preparing manuscripts for freelance copyediting and typesetting;
Hiring, training, and supervising freelance copyeditors;
Compiling article proofs;
Communicating with editors and authors;
Checking proofs through the rest of the production process;
Coordinating work flow among freelancers, authors, editors, vendors, and other OUP Journals personnel;
Implementing electronic editing and online publishing processes;
Performing administrative duties, such as maintaining databases and records.

Experience/Education Required:
Bachelor’s degree in related field; at least two years editorial experience, with preferably one year’s experience in journals publishing. Firm command of written English, facility in line editing and proofreading, familiarity with well-known style guides as well as word processing and database software, knowledge of print and electronic production, and administrative ability required. Requires a high level of attention to detail along with excellent organizational, communication, and “people” skills.

Please include cover letter with resume, salary requirements and indicate job of interest.

No phone calls, please.