Title
Copy Editor
Employer
Schiffer Publishing Ltd.
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Date Posted
03/22/2012
Description
Schiffer Publishing Ltd. seeks a highly motivated individual with a bachelor's degree for a full-time copy editor position. Attention to detail and excellent organizational, writing, editorial, and communication skills are a must. Competency in Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Photoshop are essential. Previous experience in the publishing or media industry is desired.

Duties include organizing, reviewing, and assessing the text and images of manuscripts submitted for publishing; communicating with authors and editors; solving problems creatively; and copy editing final proofs of books for accuracy, consistency, spelling, punctuation, and style. The position has opportunities for advancement.

Send cover letter with salary requirements in the body of an e-mail with resumé as an attachment to careers@schifferbooks.com. Reference "Copy Editor" in the subject line. Please, no phone calls. Only finalists will be contacted. Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. (Atglen, PA) is a family-owned publisher with 4,600 titles in print and a broad catalog of books, including non-fiction books on art, architecture, design, antiques, fashion, house and garden, food, history, crafts, woodworking, and more. We also have a growing catalog of books for children. Located on the Schiffer Book Farm near the Chester/Lancaster county line, we are two miles from the Parkesburg station on Amtrak's Keystone Line.

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