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Production Editor, Studies Program  
  posted: July 13, 2017
 Offered by: 
Council on Foreign Relations
 Salary: 
Based on Education and Experience
 Benefits: 
Health, Dental, 401K, Bonus
 Duration: 
Full Time
 Location: 
New York, NY
 Requirements: 
The Publishing department, part of the David Rockefeller Studies Program, is responsible for editing and producing CFR’s print and online publications and for ensuring editorial consistency across CFR, its promotional materials, and its website. The production editor will work closely with the editorial director, associate editor, assistant editor, Director of Studies office, fellows and research associates, and program staff across the organization.

The responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

• Working closely with the editorial director to ensure CFR editorial excellence;
• Coordinating the editing, proofreading, production, printing, and mailing of all CFR reports and Studies Program newsletters, including
trafficking manuscripts between authors, editors, designers, and printers;
• Building webpages and maintaining the Publications section of the website, including posting video links, reviews, and other relevant
materials on existing webpages;
• Ensuring editorial consistency across the website and in CFR’s print and promotional materials;
• Serving as a resource for all CFR staff on editing, grammar, and publishing questions, and providing training in CFR style and editorial
practices;
• Creating and updating departmental marketing materials and working with the editorial director on the overall marketing strategy for CFR
publications;
• Supervising research associates working on a report; and
• Managing the department’s intern.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Degree in English, writing, or related subject
• Previous editorial/production experience in a fast-paced environment; at least four years in trade, academic, or nonprofit publishing
preferred
• Outstanding spelling and grammar skills and knowledge of the Chicago Manual of Style
• Superior organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to handle deadlines
• Ability to learn quickly (namely new technology) and strong interest in the evolving publishing landscape
• Proven supervisory skills
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Strong proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and Adobe Acrobat; knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop helpful
• Experience working with a content management system, web analytics, and HTML

To apply, please visit this link: https://careers-cfr.icims.com/jobs/1102/production-editor%2c-studies-program/job
 About Our  
Company: 
Founded in 1921, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is a leading nonprofit membership organization, research center, and publisher, with headquarters in New York, an office in Washington, DC, and programs nationwide. It is dedicated to increasing America's understanding of the world and contributing ideas to U.S. foreign policy. CFR's 5,000+ members are leaders in international affairs and foreign policy. CFR also publishes Foreign Affairs, the preeminent magazine on global issues, and provides up-to-date information about the world and U.S. foreign policy on its award-winning website, CFR.org.
 Contact: 
Mia McCully
 E-mail: 
 Address: 
58 East 68th St. New York, NY 10065
 Phone: 
2124349574
 Special  
Instructions: 
Resume and Cover Letter required
Job #  19039
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