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|Job Title||Assistant to the Editor|
|Organization||Concordia Publishing House|
|Address||3558 S. Jefferson Ave|
|Location||St. Louis, Missouri 63118|
|Position Overview-||Concordia Publishing House is seeking an Assistant to the Editor who will assist with carrying out production, editorial, and administrative tasks as assigned, with an eye toward maintaining standards. The position supports the team by fulfilling all regular and specially assigned duties. The essential functions of this position are as follows:
1.Prepare manuscripts as needed and assigned, which may include inputting editorial changes and finalizing copy for peer review books.
2.Maintain communications with authors, contributors, and endorsers for peer review books. Coordinate peer review process, including ensuring reviewers are provided manuscripts and deadlines.
3.Responsible for the manuscript preparation task, which may include styling manuscripts, compiling files, and submitting CIP (Cataloging in Publication) requests to the Library of Congress.
4.Convert manuscripts to InCopy/InDesign as needed, ensuring styles and formatting are correct.
5.Submit manuscripts to doctrinal review, completing associated paperwork.
6.Manage and contract authors, manuscript preparation, planning and development, work with design, and maintain schedules for assigned products.
The ideal candidate will have the following knowledge and experience:
CPH is mission focused, customer driven, and exists for the purpose of providing Christian resources that meet the needs of its customers today and in the future. CPH has been certified as a Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute, is a winner of the Missouri Quality Award, and the National Malcolm Baldrige Quality Award. CPH offers competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package featuring medical, dental, prescription drug, and vision care benefits; disability and survivor benefits; accidental death insurance; and a company provided pension plan and an optional 403(b) retirement plan featuring a company match. Many other benefits are provided to CPH employees including free parking, tuition reimbursement, and a friendly, team-oriented work environment with a management culture that solicits and recognizes employees for their ideas on opportunities to continually improve the company and our service to customers. We are looking for the best candidates to share in our vision.
To apply please forward a cover letter and resume to email@example.com. For more information on CPH go to www.cph.org.