Editorial Assistant

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Page Street Publishing Published: May 21, 2020
Location
Salem, MA
Job Type
Category

Description

We are looking for a particularly smart, responsible and organized assistant to join our growing team.

This person will mainly create and manage schedules, but will also lend a hand in writing copy, checking manuscript changes, proofing materials and other editorial duties as needed. Must be proficient in Word and Excel. Must be extremely organized and able to wear many hats. Editorial and/or assistant experience should be noted and is seen as a big plus.

The salary is $33,000 annually, with yearly reviews. Benefits include 80% of healthcare policy coverage, a healthy personal time off policy and work-from-home Wednesdays. Candidates will work in our offices in Salem once we return from working remotely due to Covid-19.

Page Street Publishing Co. publishes around one hundred forty original titles a year and is distributed by Macmillan everywhere except Canada, where Manda does the sales and PGC handles the distribution. Each year we try to help local environmental causes, and last year we donated nearly 10% of our profits to the Trustees of the Reservation and Greenbelt. We use only sustainable paper vendors and print with environmentally-friendly, soy-based ink. Page Street Publishing Co. was founded in 2012 and is located just outside of Boston.

Please send a cover letter and resume to jobs@pagestreetpublishing.com. Please include “Editorial Assistant” in the subject of your email.

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