Incumbent will work for Editor at NYU Press acquiring in American, Media and Literary Studies. Responsibilities will include screening and review of unsolicited manuscripts. Assist with peer review, prepare manuscripts for copyediting and transmittal. Draft catalog and jacket copy. Draft and produce routine communications for supervisor's review. Arrange meetings, travel, conferences, and special events. Train, assign and review work of casuals and/or student employees. Complete other clerical duties as needed.
High School Doiploma or equivalent.
2 years' office experience inlcuding editorial experience.
Experience working for a University Press preferred.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent communication and editing skills. Proficiency using intermediate word processing and spreadsheet applications. Moderate accurate keyboarding skills (40-59 words per minute).
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
MS Word and Excel preferred
EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
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