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Career Objective:

Looking for manuscript editor position with ‘Laura & Company’ to help writers provide a clear view on the subject and handle entire editorial tasks related to print and online publishing.

Summary of Skills:

  • Experience in copyediting articles, manuscripts, and web materials
  • Excellent language skills and expertise in building sentences with correct grammar
  • Outstanding knowledge of publishing procedures and coordinating printing
  • Holds wide knowledge on diverse subjects and research
  • Matured, professional, and honest in giving suggestions and feedback
  • Proficient in HTML, XML, Photoshop, Illustrator, and MS Office suite
  • Skilled in interacting with authors via telephone, mails, and in person

Work Experience:

Manuscript Editor
Pierce Books & Company, Chandler, AZ
August 2012 – Present

  • Copyedit manuscripts, articles, and web materials for grammar, spelling, and style
  • Copyedit accompanying graphs, illustrations, and charts
  • Check facts and give honest suggestion to authors for improvising characterization
  • Coordinate with in-house writers and editor-in-chief for achieving high quality content
  • Monitor blog posts, podcasts, videos, and infographics production
  • Coordinate changes with authors and incorporate them after convincing them
  • Arrange and participate in weekly team meeting and reviewing projects in pipeline

Manuscript Editor
Magnus Book, Chandler, AZ
June 2010 – July 2012

  • Edited manuscripts for clarity, style, consistency, grammar, and logic
  • Changed and rewrote paragraphs to maintain story flow after coordinating with authors
  • Edited figures, tables, and overall story structure as necessary
  • Handled all related editorial tasks for print and online publishing
  • Consulted paper suppliers and verified the quality of papers
  • Performed technical research according to the subject of writing
  • Set personal as well as editorial team’s priorities, and set and achieved deadlines


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communication
    Red Bull College, Chandler, AZ


On request.

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