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Assistant Editor / Editor / Sr. Editor / Assistant Managing Editor

2 - 7 YearsDelhi

Posted: 48 days ago

Job Description

1. POSITION : Assistant Editor / Editor / Sr. Editor / Assistant Managing Editor (Computer Science, Science, Maths, English, Social Science)

2. BASIC FUNCTION:

Responsible for driving & exercising the complete life cycle of Editorial or Digital Publishing. Making content selection decisions based on the reviews and votes of the Editorial Members and other reviewers.

3. JOB RELATED KNOWLEDGE AND OTHER ABILITIES:

* Requires demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills at all levels of business, with a strong orientation towards providing outstanding manuscript.
*A familiarity with the major laws concerning libel, copyright, invasion of privacy and contempt.
*A broad general knowledge in order to spot factual errors.
*Good critical thinking skills to recognize inconsistencies in the books.
*Quickness of thought coupled with accuracy.
*To set priorities straight so that a balance between perfection and deadlines can be maintained.
*To ensure that the text of the material to be published flows well, that it makes sense and is fair and accurate.

4.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR THE JOB:

a EDUCATION: Bachelors or Master Degree in respective subject.

5.MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

*To evaluate manuscripts selected by the editors and take a final decision to accept/reject.
*To check final content for factual accuracy, clarity and continuity of the text.
*Based on the synthesis of the reviews and a reading of the manuscript, writes a short evaluative constructive report reflecting the strengths and weaknesses of the manuscript for the authors and the editor.
*Making content selection decisions based on the reviews and votes of the Editorial Members and other reviewers.
*Setting and enforcing deadlines.
*To coordinate with authors, illustrators & artists.
*To give inputs to the sales department regarding the USPs of our books.
*To delegate jobs to other editors and allot deadlines as per the publisher for each project.
*To meet with the production department to finalise on the printing costs and schedules.
*Preparing the final articles for layout and reviewing the page proofs of the layout.



Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Publishing
Functional Area: Journalism, Editing, Content
Role Category: Editor
Role: Managing Editor
Keyskills:

Desired Candidate Profile


Education:UG -B.Sc - Any Specialization, Biology, Chemistry, Computers, Maths, Physics, General, B.A - English, Maths, Political Science
PG - MCA - Computers, M.A - English, Maths, Political Science, MS/M.Sc(Science) - Biology, Chemistry, Computers, Physics

Company Profile

Ratnasagar pvt limited
Ratna Sagar At Ratna Sagar we are passionate about creating high quality educational content for students. In this age of digital media, we are excited about using these tools most effectively to enrich the learning experience. If you care about what students learn and how, and would like to make a difference, come join us on our mission of education. And the work you do here will make a difference to lakhs of students.


Our goal is to bring out books for children that will really constitute an ocean of gems, and will represent exemplary standards of book publication. Each book will embody the highest levels of teaching methodology, design and presentation and pedagogical effectiveness. These books will employ the most modern and proven approaches towards the shaping of young minds. The books, designed to motivate learners, cover all areas of curriculum and make learning a holistic experience. These are very high goals. Yet we try every day to maintain these exemplary standards. We are always on the lookout for people who can help us do our work even better.


And here is some trivia about us: Ratna Sagar was a huge library at the ancient Nalanda university. It means, "An Ocean of Gems". Not as ancient as the library, we started out in 1982 we are now recognized among the top educational text book publishers of the country with expertise in books meant for schools and higher academics. We are an ISO 9001:2015 certified company and are present over 24 locations all over India. We are a committed team of over 700 people. It has been our endeavour to prove ourselves worthy of our ancient namesake.


PRIMUS BOOKS: The market response and the acceptance of our books by schools across India, thanks to the support and cooperation of teachers, has encouraged us to think in terms of forward integration and diversifying into the publishing higher academic books. Our latest imprint PRIMUS BOOKS, Ratna Sagar has now ventured into publishing academic reference works and textbooks for professors, lecturers, research scholars and graduate and postgraduate students.


Byword: In order to achieve our objective of excellence and innovation in education, Ratna Sagar with Byword Books jointly publishes educational books as well as medical books with other national and international Dr NDTV.


Websites : ratnasagar.com, primusbooks.com, bywordbooks.in
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Contact Details

Recruiter Name:sandeep

Contact Company:Ratnasagar pvt limited

Reference Id:Editorial March 2017

Website:https://www.ratnasagar.com