Editor – Humanities

Editor – Humanities

 
Posted on: March 21, 2017

Function

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Editorial

Line manager

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Editorial Manager

Location

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Noida

Experience

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2-5 yrs

Purpose of the role:

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Work on publishing plan—Social Science

Preferred Companies/Industry

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Publishing

Key tasks

  • Excellent copyediting and proofreading skills—minimizing the number of proofs.
  • Assessing manuscript and making recommendations to editor/senior editor.
  • Competition/syllabus research and coming up with ideas to create outstanding products.
  • Good language skills.
  • Analytical skills.
  • A team player.
  • Copyediting, collating manuscripts
  • Proofreading.

Key relationships

  • With authors, vendors, freelancers, end users

Qualification and Prerequisites

  • Postgraduate in any social science discipline.
  • Desirable: A course in journalism/book publishing

Interpersonal Skills

  • Good communication skills, problem solving, time management, multitasking, team player.