Assistant Production Editor

Location
Danbury
Posted
Apr 15, 2014
Closes
May 15, 2014
Contact
Susan Baker
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
We are seeking an Assistant Production Editor to learn all phases of book production from manuscript to final files for our client publishers, mainly in the scholarly monograph and academic trade fields. Our client list also includes some publishers of reference, science, and business titles.

The Assistant Production Editor will assist Production Editors with quality control checks, light editing and proofreading, and will have the opportunity to learn to manage projects.

Requirements:

* Solid knowledge of English grammar and excellent proofreading skills.

* Good familiarity with Microsoft Word and ability to work with various file formats.

* Must be detail oriented

*Ability to communicate effectively with others, to accurately carry out instructions and to prioritize work when necessary.

* Previous work in publishing preferred

Please send resume and cover letter to: wps_applicants@wbrt.com

NO PHONE CALLS or Agencies. Regrettably only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We will, however, keep your resume and information on file for consideration for upcoming positions.

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