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Job Title:

Editorial Intern, Business, Computing, & Career

Job Post ID:

21966

Posted Until:

10/06/2021

Salary:

DOE

Location:

Tinley Park

Hours:

1st Shift

WorkType:

Temp-to-Hire

Industry

Administrative / Office

Job Description:

What you’ll do:
• Conduct manuscript reviews, which includes identifying qualified instructors, gathering and sending review materials to the reviewers, managing deadlines for multiple reviewers of several projects, and helping the editors assemble and analyze reviewers’ feedback.
• Assist with calling reviewers and completing internal back-end administration processes, ensuring that reviewers are paid and have a pleasant experience with Goodheart-Willcox.
• Use spreadsheets and databases to track administrative and editorial activities.
• Assist with market research and internet-based photo research.
• Maintain the company’s title management database system.
• Perform basic copyediting and proofreading as needed in a digital environment.
• Prepare digital manuscript copy and art sheets according to stylizing and formatting guidelines for production.
• Create digital files for glossaries and tables of contents.
• Run reading-level tests.
• Track text and supplement corrections for reprints and process reprint panels.
• Perform quality assurance on software product ancillaries such as PowerPoint, ExamView

Job Requirements:

What you’ll bring:
• Bachelor’s degree required.
• Degrees in English, publishing studies, or journalism preferred.
• Experience in college writing center, peer editing, or university publishing center preferred.
• Strong organization, time management, and multitasking skills.
• Excellent knowledge of basic English language skills needed to perform editing tasks, specifically, sufficient grammar and usage skills to edit manuscripts and create text copy.
• Proficiency in basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office and Windows.

Benefits:

Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, 401K, ESOP

Company Information

What it’s like to work here:
At Goodheart-Willcox Publisher, you will be working in a professional environment, supported by a passionate and energetic team that is invested in your growth and success. This is your chance to join an established employee-owned company that has been publishing for the Career and Technical Education field since 1921. Driven by the mission “We Build Careers,” you will help educators implement and access our premier instructional materials which help students find and keep great careers, all while growing your own. Goodheart-Willcox has spent nearly a century building a culture that we are proud of. Our team members embody these core values:
• Roll up your sleeves
• Do the right thing
• Can-do attitude
• Always improving

Goodheart-Willcox is an employee-owned company that offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) match, and ESOP.

For consideration, please apply by sending your resume and cover letter.

Goodheart-Willcox is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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