Freelance Managing Editor, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, New York
- Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia is currently seeking a freelance Managing Editor for the Books and Special Projects Department to start next week and work for around a 6 week assignment.
-Set proof and closing schedules
-Manage flow of art and edit and ensure on-time delivery of all materials for press production
-Liaise with outside partners if necessary
-Maintain and update lineups and editorial calendar
-Help manage editorial workflow in department.
-Has final responsibility for grammar and consistency of language
-Manage all proofreading-related activities and ensure edit changes are made as approved
-Maintain style guide
-Direct and manage the research department.
-Has final responsibility for accuracy of facts
-Hire freelancers as needed
-Serve as line editor/top editor as necessary
Other duties as assigned by manager
-5-10 years editorial experience
-highly organized and detail oriented