Production Editor

Employer
Location
Louisville
Posted
Apr 29, 2011
Closes
May 29, 2011
Contact
Trista Rucks
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
As production editor, this person will manage the production process for all books (including hiring and managing freelancers for the copyediting, typesetting, proofreading, and indexing of all books). This person will review all manuscripts throughout the various production stages for up to 24 books a year, and will also be responsible for copyediting booklets and study guides, as assigned.

The ideal candidate:
Has worked in the managing editorial department at a publishing company or publication
Is highly proficient in managing and meeting deadlines
Is detail oriented
Is a meticulous copyeditor and proofreader
Holds strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
Is proactive and displays strong self-initiative

Candidate must also possess a knowledge of The Chicago Manual of Style, Microsoft Suite, and Filemaker Pro. Ideal candidate will also have a genuine connection to the mission of Sounds True.





Please send, fax, or email your cover letter and resume to Human Resources, Sounds True, 413 S. Arthur Ave, Louisville, CO 80027. Fax: 303-665-5994. Email: bookjobs@soundstrue.com. Cover letters must be included.

No Phone Calls Please.

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