Editorial Assistant/Staff Writer

Oct 03, 2013
Nov 02, 2013
Janine Greenspan
Full Time
Marzano Research Laboratory (MRL), an educational research, professional development, and publishing company in Centennial, CO, seeks a full-time Editorial Assistant/Staff Writer. This position is responsible for a wide range of administrative duties and editorial support, including:
• Ghostwrites manuscripts with and for MRL associates
• Applies formatting templates to manuscripts and incorporates written corrections
• Performs reference list research and verifies sources and quotes
• Proofreads and edits reports, grant proposals, online resources, and other publications
• Monitors website for accuracy, ease of use, and conformity with MRL mission and vision
• Handles all permission requests
• Monitors the publications library (i.e., fulfills book orders, responds to article requests, registers new titles into digital library database, and manages book loans, inventories, and credit reconciliation)
• Compiles and edits reference lists according to APA style; and digitally retrieves, organizes, and inventories archives of articles
• Meets tight deadlines without fail and without any reduction in editing, proofreading, or design quality

The ideal candidate must be a college graduate (bachelor’s degree in English or a related field) with excellent spelling, organization, and communication skills. Applicants must be well-versed in the Chicago Manual Style and APA Style Manual; be proficient in Microsoft Office; and demonstrate proofreading and editing skills on an editing test. Proofreading experience is preferred.

email jobs@solution-tree.com with any questions.

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