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Copy-edits, proofs and prepares for publication,all the way up to printeršs proofs, approx. 15 original titles a year; Writes blurbs and assists relevant commissioning editor with the preparation of front matter and end matter to the above titles; Reads manuscripts from the slush file if required; Liaises with authors as their books move through the pre-press editorial process;


Senior Copy Editors


Delhi (New Delhi)


1


26 To 35 years


Copy editor,Manuscripts,titles,editorial,Books,Publishing,Fiction


Content/Journalism


Editor


Printing/Publishing


Book Publishing

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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.

Qualifications : B.A.,Any PG Degree[Communication,English,Journalism]
Experience : 4 - 8 Years
Salary : 6.00 to 7.20 Lacs pa (Based on skill and experience)
Detailed Job Profile

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) 
  • Relevant experience working in trade publishing

 

Email: jobs@thesearchhouse.com
Phone: 9999914722
Subject/Job Id : Senior Copy Editors - Delhi(Job Id : 3482)

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