Production/Copy Editor
Decker Medicine
Toronto, ON

Production Editor

Decker Intellectual Properties Inc is a Toronto-based publisher of medical data bases. We require a full-time Production Editor to join our editorial/production department.

Responsibilities

- coordinating production of monthly online database updates

- collaborating with freelance staff and vendors associated with the production process

- corresponding with medical professionals to ensure timely delivery and implementation of proofcorrections

- Copyediting/proofreading manuscripts

- closely QA online content for style and accuracy

- maintaining publication schedules and status reports on Smart sheets

- providing general administrative support

- assuming additional duties as requested

- Editing/modifying existing material on Adobe InDesign

Qualifications

- post-secondary education

- coursework or certification in a publishing program

- Two years of full-time or equivalent freelance experience in publishing

- working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Adobe creative suite

- precise attention to detail

- exceptional organizational and time-management skills

- effective communication and relationship management skills

- excellent spelling and grammar skills

- ability to multitask and manage shifting priorities

- good communication skills with ability to work with a team and independently

Terms

- full-time, permanent position

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $38,000.00 to $42,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Editing: 1 year (Required)
  • Copy Editing: 1 year (Required)
  • Proofreading: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Location:

  • Toronto, ON (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)