Production Editor

Employer
Location
Bronx
Posted
Oct 29, 2013
Closes
Nov 28, 2013
Contact
Ms. Kathy Goncalves
Category
Other, Publishing
Adecco is currently assisting a well known non-profit organization in their search for an experienced Production Editor in the Bronx. This is a temporary opportunity. The Production Editor will be responsible to coordinate and oversee editorial and production activities on scientific monographs from manuscript through delivery to multiple channels; serve as main point of contact for vendors and authors; help produce marketing pieces and assist in maintenance of online store.

Responsibilities for the Production Editor include but are not limited to the following:
*Oversee digital workflow on up to 8 new titles in various stages of production.
*Monitor production schedules and project costs, update schedule in real time.
*Serve as main point of contact as well as assign work to various components.

Candidates must meet the following Production Editor requirements for consideration:
*BA/BS in related field
*3 years experience in book publishing (focus in production), familiarity with book design/formatting is strongly preferred.
*Proficiency in Word (especially Review function), Excel, Acrobat. Working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, XML, HTML. CSS.
*Familiarity with Chicago Manuel of Style and/or Council of Science Editors Style.

This is a temporary position, slated to run 2-3 months.

Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers.


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