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Copy Editor / Assistant Copy Editor - Book Publishing - New Delhi - (Job Id:2976)

Keywords / Skills : Editor, Proof Reading, manuscripts, Editorial, editorial, content, Publishing, copy editing, Titles, books, fiction, publishing, publication

3 - 6 years
Posted: 2019-08-07

Nationality
India
Industry
Entertainment/Media/Publishing
Function
Advertising/Entertainment/Media
Role
Editor/ Managing Editor
Content Writer
Copy Writer
Education
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Stream:
Arts&Humanities
Journalism
Salary
4.00 - 6.00 lacs
Posted On
7th Aug 2019
Job Ref code
(Job Id:2976)
Job Description
The position reports to the Manging Editor and will have the following Primary responsibilities:
  • Copy-edits, proofs and prepares for publication, all the way up to printer's proofs, approx. 15 original titles a year
  • Review and edit with standard proofreading as per timelines
  • Regular and timely liaison with authors
  • Liaising with publishing editors, writers and other clients.
  • Marking copy with standard proofreading marks to notify writers and editors of necessary changes.
  • Adding/deleting words, phrases or sentences to improve the reading of a text.
  • Checking facts and statistics to ensure the text is accurate and correct.
  • Making stylistic suggestions.
  • Re-wording/re-working sentences or whole sections of text.
  • Writes blurbs and assists relevant commissioning editor with the preparation of front matter and end matter to the above titles.
Skills:
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Creative bent of mind
  • Should be go-getter
  • Ability to work in medium to high pressure environment
  • Ability to adhere to deadlines
  • An avid reader (Added advantage)

Business Vertical/Product/Services : Book Publishing

Subject/Job Id : Copy Editor / Assistant Copy Editor - Book Publishing - New Delhi - (Job Id:2976)

How to Apply?

Email your resume with Subject Line: Copy Editor / Assistant Copy Editor - Book Publishing - New Delhi - (Job Id:2976) to : jobs at thesearchhouse dot com,then call on  Avantika/9999914722 



About Company

Our client, is a well known ,established publication house .They publishes a wide range of books covering a plethora of subjects including fiction, science, philosophy and religion, children’s literature, management, cookery, self improvement, current affairs, biography and reprints.
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