The Editorial Assistant is responsible for supporting the editorial processes of the company’s titles.
Essential Job Functions
Manage the review process for all manuscripts submitted to assigned titles against a very particular checklist generated by the client
Maintain editorial process guidelines and style guides
Track submissions through the editorial process
Respond to author inquiries via e-mail in a timely manner
Check proofs and web files; ensuring that graphic figures and tables meet publication requirements.
Liaise with editors and represent the company in a professional manner
Work under deadline to ensure timely publication of materials
Work closely with the Managing Editor or Client Manager to develop a working knowledge of all editorial processes.
Develop and maintain communications in a cooperative and professional manner with all levels of staff and clients
Tracks all billable client hours and reports on a semi-monthly basis
Bachelor’s degree required
1-2 years book editing/writing experience required.
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Strong time management skills
Attention to detail and thoroughness a must
Application Closing Date
14th December, 2020