Journal Editor Resume

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Career Objective:


Editing professional with experience in journal publication-acquisition, selecting and editing, seeks to work as a journal editor in a renowned organization.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Extensive knowledge of journalism standards and guidelines with mastery in writing, editing and content designing skills.
  • Familiar with publication process, guidelines of newsletter and journal publishing standards.
  • Proficient in English (US) language with respect to spelling, punctuation, and grammar, punctuation with awareness of the current trends and issues in the publication of journal.
  • Possess excellent personnel and organization management skills

Professional History:


June 2013 till date
Central Publication House, WA
Journal Editor


  • Responsible for conducting initial screening of manuscripts and forward those that meet the criteria
  • Handle responsibilities of revising manuscripts based on reviewer comments with the author
  • Perform tasks of updating monthly status to the managing director of all manuscripts in the pipeline
  • Handle responsibilities of developing style guidelines for authors, use of journals in teaching and solicitation requests from authors
  • Provide guidelines to authors to achieve clarity, publication guidelines, and in improving the overall quality
  • Coordinate with the board of directors to provide overall strategic direction of the journal

April 2010 to May 2013
Book Store, WA
Associate Editor


  • Handle tasks of conceiving special issue and coordinate with the journal staff to bring it to fruition
  • Responsible for assisting the journal editor in overseeing the stages of journal publication
  • Assigned tasks of reviewing the content to check for typo errors, punctuation mistakes, misused words, and grammatical mistakes
  • Ensure that the content is clear, concise, easy to comprehend and maintains consistency in names, and sequences of events from start to finish
  • Perform responsibilities of checking index, header footer notes and appendix section of the journal

Educational Qualifications:

Graduate in Journalism, University of Washington

Reference:

On request.

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