Production Editor Resume Samples

A Production Editor undertakes the duty of overseeing the production processes and contents of the publication. A well-drafted Production Editor Resume mentions the following core duties and tasks – managing the publication and the staff members, communicating with writers, clients, editors, and vendors, ensuring the publication meets the standards and deadline; choosing contents that will feature in journals, newspaper, magazines, and other publications; hiring and training staff members, negotiating contracts with writers; proofreading and editing contents and offering feedback to editors and other writers.

Those seeking to work at this capacity should be able to denote on the resume the following skills and abilities – familiarity with the day-to-day functions of the publishing company; editorial experience, strong communication skills; decision-making skills; and all other diverse skill sets to meet the growing demands of the job. A Degree in the field of English, Journalism, or a related field is needed to work in this field.

Production Editor Resume example

Production Editor Resume

Objective : A writer and computer experienced individual seeking a position in the field of writing, editing or a related field. I am very organized and I work well in a fast-paced environment.

Skills : Editorial, Writing, Event Planning, Healthcare Research, Blogging, Sales, Social Media, Communication, Computer And Organizational.

Description :

    1. Researched healthcare stories to be placed in e-newsletters.
    2. Wrote, edited, and uploaded the e-newsletters into the company's Web site, and scheduled them to be sent to customers using Constant Contact.
    3. Created bar and pie charts in Excel to be used in medical reports, white papers, and e-newsletters.
    4. Wrote white papers summarizing survey results from the company's monthly e-surveys.
    5. Created posts on Facebook, Pinterest, and LinkedIn, as well as tweets, to promote the company's e-newsletters, monthly e-surveys, white papers, and podcasts.
    6. Used Google Analytics weekly to monitor which e-newsletter topics received the greatest and least amount of clicks to learn which topics should be included in future issues to keep our audience's attention.
    7. Wrote blog posts based on different healthcare topics.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED


Production Editor Resume

Headline : Production Editor with 15 years' experience in the editorial office of a leading international cardio thoracic journal. Excellent communication skills and attention to detail.

Skills : Publications Production, Microsoft Office, HTML, Adobe Photoshop, CSS.

Description :

    1. Logged in and tracked manuscripts, processed decisions, transmitted accepted material to the publisher.
    2. Performed style checks on manuscripts and maintained manuscript files.
    3. Used Photoshop to retouch images received from the authors to improve the quality of the publication.
    4. Answered author, reviewer, and publisher queries drafted letters.
    5. Handled manuscript status inquiries and other phone calls/faxes/e-mails to the Editorial Office.
    6. Assisted with proofreading of journal material.
    7. Processed CME activities and monitored activity deadlines.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Editing


Production Editor Resume

Objective : To obtain a Production Editor Publishing professional for scientific, technical, and medical (STM) books, journals, magazines, and digital commodities. Supervisor and trainer of production managers, aides, and project editors. Simulator of personal and business growth. Superior communicator, organizer, liaison, team builder, and change agent to hone quality, improve timeliness, and reduce costs.

Skills : Reporting, Writing And Editing For Print, Online, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Built articles, slideshows, and videos in EH's CMS build blog posts in WordPress.
    2. Built author bio pages in WordPress.
    3. Used best practices to optimize SEO while building pages, such as proper tagging, keywords, and meta descriptions.
    4. Managed syndication relationships between partners AOL and Yahoo health.
    5. Worked with the production manager to handle one-off production projects.
    6. Handled special manuscript situations, such as errata, as needed.
    7. Researched information, such as reviewer addresses or articles in other journals.
     
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Production Editor Resume

Objective : Accomplished Production Editor professional showing progressive career growth with 25+ years of experience gained in fast-paced, high-quality, service- and production-focused businesses supporting high-profile and demanding customers. Proven workflow-management and editing skills applied in the commercial publishing/ printing sector combined with applied, detailed, data-entry, analysis, and administrative skills.

Skills : Leadership, Customer Service, And Communications Training.

Description :

    1. Worked closely with domestic and international editors and authors as well as domestic vendors and printers.
    2. Lead and trained colleagues by providing technical advice on preparations of the journals.
    3. Developed, fostered, and maintained long-term relationships with customers plus domestic and international editors and authors and problem solve by quickly responding to any customers' concerns and managing and overseeing the production requirements.
    4. Designed layouts for journals and publication forms using my creative and artistic talents and problem-solving skills.
    5. Maintained close working relationships with domestic vendors and printers, including individual production leaders, operators, and assemblers.
    6. Assisted in the production of medical reports that were based on the company's webinars, as well as their monthly e-surveys.
    7. Updated the company's online bookstore homepage.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Editing

Production Editor Resume

Objective : As a Production Editor, experienced in editing, proofreading, indexing, and book production. I have worked for a publisher of how-to books and fine art books, as well as a publisher of books and journals for pharmacists.

Skills : MS Office, Time Management, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted the Editor-In-Chief in administrative matters and prepared for meetings and events.
    2. Established and published technical publication requirements and established a production calendar with deadlines.
    3. Coordinated with other editors on publication dates, deadlines, and final drafts of the proofs and galleys.
    4. Coordinated and distributed assignments necessary to produce the publication.
    5. Assisted the Editor-in-Chief- in the final preparation of all student publications.
    6. Prepared cover and introductory pages of the Law Review volume.
    7. Edited and proofread the final volume for publication.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Production Editor Resume

Objective : Seeking a Production Editor position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Dreamweaver, Customer Relationship Management, User Experience Design, Project Management, Quality Assurance, Content Development, Writing And Editing.

Description :

    1. Assisted in the production of the photography book, What I Eat; around the world in eighty days. Managed and maintained the office.
    2. Supervised and trained all employees.
    3. Retouched and prepared photographs for the book.
    4. Prepared and sent images to photography agents, publishers, and other clients around the world.
    5. Edited and formatted videos for the company website.
    6. Coordinated book deliveries with the publisher and warehouse.
    7. Oversaw and reviewed transcriptions of interviews to be used as a text in the book.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Production Editor Resume

Objective : Motivated and highly productive Production Editor professional with a editing background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and outstanding interpersonal skills.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Adobe In Design, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, LinkedIn, Prezi, Hootsuite, Constant Contact.

Description :

    1. Managed the production of a monthly print edition by choosing compelling stories, organizing, designing, and assembling the print, in addition to creating schedules to ensure the release dates of all print editions Maintained the SFC Today website SFC today, as well as the SFC Today Twitter account and Facebook group page.
    2. Developed the writing skills of other reporters during weekly meetings.
    3. Responsible for the editing and uploading of reporters' articles.
    4. Maintained article and issue workflow from raw manuscript to publication, online and in-print; manage freelance copyeditors, proofreading editing.
    5. Responsible for the editorial quality of domestic training products and related materials developed by CPR and First Aid programs.
    6. Managed relationships with editorial offices for quarterly and bimonthly journals.
    7. Oversaw and reviewed vendor work, setup copy for production, reviewed proofs, and performed other quality control steps.
    8. Effectively collaborated with departments to develop user guides, manuals, and automated course content for customer education.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Editing

Production Editor Resume

Objective : Clear and concise Writer, Editor, and Graphic Designer with expertise in identifying market needs and collaborating with editorial staff to develop content for leading publications. Adept proofreader, ensuring content meets company guidelines and specifications; supervisor of editorial development, overseeing quality and consistency.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Mac OS, Adobe Creative Suite.

Description :

    1. Managed new product-related content drafted by 20 freelance staff members to be published on the grant research company's website.
    2. Scheduled and planned all aspects of content development, from determining content focus to paying freelance staff.
    3. Partnered with freelancers to convey assignment details and review and edit work.
    4. Created workflow and task descriptions.
    5. Trained freelancers on guidelines and sales/marketing staff on products.
    6. Created marketing materials for company collateral and websites.
    7. Increased subscriptions of product 1050% since its inception.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Production Editor Resume

Objective : Hardworking, organized, Production Editor professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : MS Office, Communication Skills, Organizational Skills, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked with Editors, Photographers, and Journalists on the daily news fronts and special sections.
    2. Created photo illustrations and design concepts for feature stories.
    3. Attended news meetings to help plan and develop the daily news front page.
    4. Helped organize Mother's Day contest.
    5. Updated content on OrlandoSentinel.
    6. Selected to attend a leadership-training course.
    7. Collaborated with editors, authors, and graphic designers to facilitate the creation and development of cover art design; implementing changes and/or.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Production Editor Resume

Summary : Over 4 years of experience in the Production Editor performing duties which include functioning as liaison between editorial office, authors, and third-party suppliers. Demonstrated proven ability to prioritize tasks and long-term projects in order to meet deadlines, ensure efficient workflow, and effectively manage competing responsibilities.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Photoshop, In Design, Premiere.

Description :

    1. Provided input on selected topics for company blogs Constant upkeep of video database as well as necessary editing of videos Frequently represented.
    2. Built all content (slide shows, quizzes, articles, landing pages, and sponsored packages) in CMS Programmed two daily newsletters).
    3. Managed all aspects of editorial production for academic books and peer-reviewed journals from manuscript editing through final publication.
    4. Wrote technical specifications for stationery products.
    5. Proofread editorial copy for grammar, spelling, punctuation, usage, and tone.
    6. Used Chicago Manual of Style and Words Into Type (Prentiss-Hall).
    7. Acted as a liaison between creative, manufacturing, scheduling, product management, pre-press, sales, publishing, and editorial departments.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA In Editing