Assistant Editor at Emotion Press

  • Advertising & Branding
  • Full time
  • 9 months ago
  • Oyo
  • Number of vacancies 1 opening
  • Job experience 1-2 years

Job Description

Job Summary

The Editorial Assistant is responsible for supporting the editorial processes of the company’s titles.

Essential Job Functions.

  • Manage the review process for all manuscripts submitted to assigned titles against a very particular checklist generated by the client
  • Maintain editorial process guidelines and style guides
  • Track submissions through the editorial process
  • Respond to author inquiries via e-mail in a timely manner
  • Check proofs and web files; ensuring that graphic figures and tables meet publication requirements.
  • Liaise with editors and represent the company in a professional manner
  • Work under deadline to ensure timely publication of materials
  • Work closely with the Managing Editor or Client Manager to develop a working knowledge of all editorial processes.
  • Develop and maintain communications in a cooperative and professional manner with all levels of staff and clients
  • Tracks all billable client hours and reports on a semi-monthly basis


  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 1-2 years book editing/writing experience required.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong time management skills
  • Attention to detail and thoroughness a must
  • Team-oriented attitude
  • Motivated self-starter

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: using the position as subject of email.

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