The Rockefeller University seeks an Assistant Production Editor to join Rockefeller University Press. The Assistant Production Editor will be the primary backup to all Production Editors and will be responsible for all aspects of online and print production for three fast-paced biomedical journals. Will review freelance copy editor manuscripts and proofs, author correspondence, metadata/data tagging and accuracy checks, and some copy editing.
Bachelor's degree required. Must have experience in a journal production department, effective communication, excellent writing and grammar skills, attention to detail, proven ability to meet deadlines, and a solid understanding of digital production processes. Experience with XML/HTML, Photoshop, and Chicago Manual of Style a plus.
We offer an excellent benefits package, tuition reimbursement and a competitive salary. The Rockefeller University is located on Manhattan's Upper East Side, on a 15-acre campus, along the East River (www.rockefeller.edu/views.php).
The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans.
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Internal Number: IRC21684
About The Rockefeller University
The Rockefeller University is a world-renowned center for research and graduate education in the biomedical sciences, chemistry, bioinformatics and physics. The university's 72 laboratories conduct both clinical and basic research and study a diverse range of biological and biomedical problems with the mission of improving the understanding of life for the benefit of humanity.