Editor

Location
Austin
Posted
Jun 05, 2014
Closes
Jul 05, 2014
Contact
Carrie Jones
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
Greenleaf Book Group has a great opportunity for an ambitious, intelligent, experienced editor who is interested in applying his/her expertise at one of the fastest-growing companies in America. The ideal candidate has sharp instincts for the book business, a very strong editorial background, and a desire to work with a fun team of individuals in a small, fast-paced environment.

We need an editor with

•Experience with book manuscripts in a variety of genres that required heavy editing, including substantial rewriting and restructuring
•Experience ensuring that content is valid, complete, and organized to meet the reader’s needs
•Impeccable copyediting and proofreading skills
•The ability to establish and nurture relationships with highly educated authors
•Creative mind with the ability to come up with ideas on the spot and brainstorm with authors and editors
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•In-depth knowledge of Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition
•At least three years of professional editing experience, at least two years editing books
•Proficient with MS office applications a must, advanced technical ability a plus
•Ability to prioritize tasks with ever-changing schedules
•A bachelor's degree
•A fantastic sense of humor

We offer

•A fun, exciting environment
•An intelligent, driven, and friendly staff
•Salary plus benefits: medical, disability, prescription, life, holidays, vacation, retirement plan, flexible spending account, HSA, and profit sharing.

Contact: Carrie Jones

Email: cjones@greenleafbookgroup.com

NO PHONE CALLS OR VISITS, PLEASE.

To apply, please send your resume attention to cjones@greenleafbookgroup.com.
No phone calls or visits please.

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