Sample Manuscript Editor Resume

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Chad Isbell
2878 Gandy Street
Syracuse, NY 13202

Job Objective Seeking an opportunity to use my outstanding Manuscript Editor skills to help growing company build a positive reputation.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Remarkable experience with manuscript editing
  • Profound knowledge of medical and scientific editing
  • Huge knowledge of publishing processes, medical and scientific concepts and foreign languages
  • Solid understanding of AMA style and medical terminology
  • Familiarity with electronic editing
  • Proficient with MS Office Applications – Word, Excel and MS Access
  • Professional Experience
  • Manuscript Editor, July 2007 – Present
  • Massachusetts Medical Society, Syracuse, NY
  • Proofed manuscripts and managed rewriting as required.
  • Formulated format of figures and tables and coordinated with medical illustrators.
  • Outlined interactive content according to style.
  • Assisted authors and edited galleys and pages.
  • Corresponded with deputy editors and executive editor as well as managed technical research.
  • Coordinated in departmental meetings.
  • Manuscript Editor, March 2004– June 2007
  • Johns Hopkins University, Syracuse, NY
  • Proofed scientific manuscripts and outlined format of figures and tables.
  • Coordinated with medical illustrators and edited online-only content.
  • Coordinated with authors and authorized the author’s proposed changes.
  • Checked galleys and pages for style, consistency, clarity and grammar.
  • Education
  • Bachelor’s Degree in English, Saint Leo University, Saint Leo, FL
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