Associate Editor



ID: 7058821
Posted: August 1, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Accdon LLC is an innovative scientific editing and scholarly communications company located in Waltham, MA. The Scientific Language Editing team has an opening for an Associate Editor to drive the quality experience for the Accdon editorial service customers. The Associate Editor provides valuable support to the Managing Editor, builds and maintains good working relationships with editors, develops new editorial services/tools, and handles day-to-day administration.

In this position, you will play a key role in ensuring the high quality and on-time delivery of scientific editing projects. Must be flexible and able to prioritize, organize and coordinate work assignments.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

• Act as a liaison between a vast group of contract editors and members of the in-house editorial team
• Perform editorial review and quality assurance; Field editor inquiries
• Assign, track, and follow up as necessary to ensure the on-time delivery of projects
• Develop new research communication services/tools and outreach programs
• Other duties as required

Required Qualifications:
• Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and manage time independently to meet deadlines
• Familiarity with MS Word, Excel, and other Office software; LaTex, graphing software experience a plus
• Excellent communication, project management, and interpersonal skills
• Ability to work in a fast-paced work environment
• Demonstrated proficiency in academic writing and proofreading
• PhD, Master degree in STEM major or equivalent; scientific editing experience a plus

*Please submit your resume along with a cover letter.*


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