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Production Editor: Yen Press  
  posted: June 23, 2014
 Offered by: 
Hachette Book Group
 Duration: 
Full Time
 Location: 
New York, NY
 Requirements: 
Production Editor: Yen Press

Oversee the proofreading of approximately 115 manga and manga omnibus titles per year, in addition to related art books, including the hiring and supervision of freelance proofreaders
Oversee the copyediting and proofreading of approximately 18-24 prose titles (Yen On “light novels”) per year, including styling all manuscripts for composition and the hiring and supervision of freelance copyeditors proofreaders
Proofread approximately 4-5 digital-first manga chapters per month, maintain style sheets, and release metadata
Liaise with Editorial, Design, and Digital and Print Production regarding production schedules
Update in-house schedules in title management system as materials—translations, lettering, page proofs, final files—are delivered
Manage all title data
Run weekly reports and chair the weekly Production Status meeting
Oversee the submission and execution of reprint corrections
Review and route cover and insert mechanicals and proofs, and review book blues for all projects
Maintain the Yen Press Style Guide and Proofreader’s Guidelines
Copyedit and proofread all catalog and cover copy, as well as proofread Yen Press’s bi-monthly catalog
 Contact: 
Lindsay Pryor
 E-mail: 
 Special  
Instructions: 
Apply at: https://www.hachettebookgroup.biz/about-hbg/careers/?jvi=oEPRYfw2,Job
Job #  10828
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