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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"

3 - 8 years
Posted: 2019-01-07

Nationality
India
Industry
Entertainment/ Media/ Publishing
Advertising/PR/Events
Function
Advertising/Entertainment/Media
Role
Other Roles - Copy Editor
Education
Any graduate
Stream:
Communication
English
Journalism
PR
Advertising
Salary
4.00 - 6.00 lacs
Posted On
7th Jan 2019
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 and then call 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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