Position Title: Editorial Assistant (temporary)
Company: EBSCO Research LLC, a division of EBSCO Industries, Inc.
Location: Atlanta, GA
Position type: Part-time (20-36 hours/week)
Education: High School Diploma
Cover letter: Required to be considered for the position
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 an Editorial Assistant whose responsibilities will primarily include writing, fact checking, proofreading, and editing copy in addition to updating website content.
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.
EBSCO Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
- Bachelor’s degree or current enrollment in a bachelor’s degree program
At least one year of previous work experience
- Proofreading or editorial experience
- Technical writing experience
- Experience with data entry
- 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 30 hours a week.
- Lift up to 15 lbs.
- Prolonged sitting up to 75% of the time
- Occasional walking 10% of the time