Title
Editor/Line Editor
Employer
Victory Belt Publishing
Location
Date Posted
06/26/2013
Description
Victory Belt Publishing, the leading publisher in health and fitness titles, cookbooks and books on the Paleo lifestyle, is looking for an experienced Editor/Line Editor. This is a 40-hour/week position for an independent contractor.

The position offers:

-Flexible schedule
-Ability to work remotely
-Competitive compensation

Required Skills & Experience:

- Extensive knowledge of line editing and ability to take a book from rough manuscript to print-ready copy
- Ability to meet strict deadlines and work independently
-3-5 years past Editorial experience in book publishing

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Edit manuscripts from rough draft to print-ready copy, completely clean copy with special emphasis on grammar, punctuation, spelling, consistency and word usage
-Edit ancillary materials including cover copy, catalog copy, and author biographies
- Maintain overall editorial schedule and ensure all printer and account deadlines are met
- Assist in the creation of sales materials, as needed
- Work closely with the rest of our team and our authors from manuscript submission to print-ready files

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