Marzano Research Laboratory (MRL) in Centennial, Colorado seeks a full-time Production Editor. This position is responsible for editing documents (for content, style, and errors), writing new content, formatting and designing publications, and performing other duties related to the day-to-day functions of the publications department.Specific tasks and skills for this position include:• Ensuring accuracy in printed materials, including, but not limited to, books, reports, marketing materials, and website materials• Proofreading materials (using standard proofreading marks) multiple times to ensure accuracy in all references, dates, names, quotes, titles, and any other information included in the publication• Compiling and editing reference lists according to APA style; finding and correcting errors in citations and quotes• Communicating with associates and authors regarding their work; incorporating feedback and corrections into manuscripts • Composing high-quality text using appropriate voice, vocabulary, and technical level for target audience; using clear, concise language to summarize research and explain/exemplify concepts• Writing marketing or website copy when necessary• Taking ownership of writing for specific book projects and completing them within set timelines• Preparing manuscripts by applying formatting templates and/or coding text for designer using styles in Microsoft Word; creating own text designs when necessaryThe ideal candidate must be a college graduate (bachelor’s degree in English or a related field) with excellent spelling, organizational, and communication skills. Applicants must be well-versed in the Chicago Manual of Style and the APA Style Manual; be proficient in Microsoft Office and Excel with advanced skills in Microsoft Word; and demonstrate developmental editing, copyediting, proofreading, and design skills on tests. Proofreading and Abode InDesign experience is preferred. For consideration, please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by 2/28/13. EOE.