Sample Editorial Assistant Resume

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Chris Schaefer
12615 Westminster Ave
Goffstown, NH, 03045
(222)-123-4567
[email]

Objective To obtain the Editorial Assistant position and utilize my experience and skills for the successful completion of each job task.

Summary of Skills:

  • Certified Editorial Assistant with experience and knowledge of interacting with a wide variety of in-house staff, including editors, development editors
  • Remarkable a ability to organize and prioritize on a daily basis to meet the demands of 2-3 senior staff and the needs of the department
  • Ability to function independently on many routine tasks and assignments
  • In-depth knowledge and use of Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and the Internet
  • Excellent organizational, communication (both verbal and written), and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to handle phone calls, email and fax
  • Knowledge of personnel and administrative procedures

Work Experience:

Editorial Assistant, August 2005 to till date
Cloud Productions, Goffstown, NH

  • Followed editorial procedures and prepared paperwork related to publishing process.
  • Processed logged-in manuscripts and prepared final manuscripts for production.
  • Accomplished frequent contact with authors and contributors regarding projects.
  • Assisted to interface accounts payable on status of check requisitions.
  • Maintained and updated the editorial database.
  • Interviewed with a wide variety of in-house staff, that included editors, development editors and financial staff.

Editorial Assistant, May 2000 to July 2005
AP Productions, Goffstown, NH

  • Established and maintained project files and records such as data entry and generation of reports.
  • Maintained regular contacts with academic editors, contributors, and key vendors.
  • Efficiently handled general mail, telephone requests and inquiries.
  • Effectively processed contracts and payment requests.
  • Provided competition and photo research assistance as was needed.
  • Prepared manuscripts for editorial review.
  • Prepared and assisted in routing manuscripts through each level of editorial development.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Arts, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

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