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Whitaker Corporation

Copy Editor, Whitaker House Publishers

Whitaker Corporation
New Kensington, Pennsylvania, United States

Date Posted: 09/25/2012
Categories: Media/Video/Radio
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Copyedit/proofreading of manuscripts, marketing materials, newsletter articles, ads, catalogues, website content, and other materials as needed; Ensure material is well written, logically structured, and in proper Whitaker House format; Correct grammar, spelling, and Scripture references; Identify questionable content or inconsistent theology; Review all proposed manuscript corrections, changes and queries with the appropriate series editor; Proof of graphic layouts and printer’s bluelines as scheduled; Review submitted manuscripts and write review of recommendation or rejection; Assist in department administrative duties as needed; Research and fact checking of sources and claims by authors as needed.

Knowledge of Christian doctrine is a must. College-level grammar and punctuation skills a must. Strong knowledge of the Chicago Manual of Style required. Proficiency in Microsoft Word required.