Editorial Assistant/Staff Writer

Apr 04, 2014
May 04, 2014
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. For consideration, please submit a cover letter and resume at http://solution-tree.atsondemand.com/ by April 30, 2014. EOE.

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