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Editor, Llewellyn (Woodbury, MN)
Associate Language Arts Editor, EMC Publishing (St. Paul)




Editor, Llewellyn (Woodbury, MN)
December 06, 2017
Llewellyn has an opportunity for an experienced book editor to join our talented team in Woodbury, MN. You will create a variety of non-fiction materials (books, almanacs, and calendars) while working with authors from across the country and around the world.

Job Responsibilities
• Responsible for editing and project management of projects assigned according to Llewellyn standards using the Chicago Manual of Style, professional resources and accepted style guides.
• For annuals projects, you'll select authors, negotiate contract term and rates.
• Manage project development ensuring schedule is maintained and budgetary constraints followed.
• Prepare for and attend product development meetings to advise Publisher and other staff members of accuracy and appropriateness of projects to company’s markets.
• Work with authors throughout the editing cycle, maintaining a professional working relationship with all authors.
• Develop new annuals through consultation with Acquisitions Specialist, Sales, and Publisher.
• Prepare and send jobs to press, troubleshoot file and font issues. Work with print vendors to handle any system changes or file problems.
• Represent Llewellyn at special interest conferences, trade shows, etc. to bolster Llewellyn’s products and images, network with potential authors, and obtain valuable market knowledge.


Skills Education and Experience
• Bachelors Degree in Communications or English or related field; or equivalent experience.
• Two years experience in editing and/or book production.
• One to two years experience in Adobe InDesign
• Proven knowledge of publishing industry and book development.
• Remain current in recent trends and developments, as they pertain to book design and editing.
• Must possess a high level of objectivity and professionalism.
• Knowledge of new age, self-help or health and spirituality topics is preferred.

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Associate Language Arts Editor, EMC Publishing (St. Paul)
November 20, 2017
Job Summary:

The Associate Language Arts/School Editor assists in the development and production of basal and non-basal print materials, and electronic and multimedia materials for the national secondary school market for Language Arts, English Language Learning, and other various disciplines (e.g. Economics, Anatomy and Physiology, and Biotechnology). The Associate Editor will work closely with editorial, developers, reviewers, print and digital production, marketing, and sales. The Associate Editor will work together and closely with the Managing Editor to ensure that the programs are released to the market on time according to publishing schedule. The Associate Editor will be responsible for editing, copyediting, and proofreading for student and teacher’s materials in digital and print format. In addition, this position will be responsible for development, design, organization, execution, accuracy, production, and advocacy.

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