EBSCO Research LLC, a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., is an independent research firm that produces annual consumer guides in multiple markets. Currently, we have a part-time opening for a Temporary Editorial Assistant whose responsibilities will primarily include proofreading and editing copy.
Position type: Part-time (20-36 hours/week)
Education: High School Diploma
Cover letter: Required to be considered for the position
The nature of the work is often quite tedious. The position demands close attention to detail, an excellent grasp of grammar and the English language, and the ability to process a high volume of material efficiently and accurately.
o Bachelor’s degree or current enrollment in a bachelor’s degree program
o At least one year of previous work experience
o Degree in Journalism, English, or Communications
o Minimum GPA of 3.2
o Proofreading or editorial experience
o Experience with Adobe InDesign
o Experience with data entry
o Knowledge of The Chicago Manual of Style
This is a part-time, temporary (2-3 months) position. The ideal candidate will be able to work at least 20 hours a week.
o Lift up to 15 lbs.
o Prolonged sitting up to 75% of the time
o Occasional walking 10% of the time
EBSCO Industries, Inc.is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. EBSCO strictly prohibits and does not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants, or any other covered persons because of race, color, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin or ancestry, ethnicity, religion, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, training, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment.
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About this company
EBSCO Way is the philosophy we grow by. In addition to ten operating principles, these are the characteristics we value in our people and teams. We strive to fill our businesses with teams of motivated, positive people, unified by a shared set of principles and practices, focused on common objectives. We know from experience that environments like that create success and endless possibilities. We strive for a culture of entrepreneurship. We seek new ideas and encourage innovation. Successful team members are entrepreneurial by nature.
Location/Region: Atlanta, GA (US)