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Company: Bloomberg BNA
Editor I
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
February 12, 2013
Job ID: 1460647


Position #: 12237

POSITION: Bloomberg BNA, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bloomberg, and a leading source of legal, regulatory, and business information for professionals, seeks an Editor I to edit outside author manuscripts, update products, and support assigned legal publication(s) to facilitate production including editing, formatting, writing, scheduling, cite checking, and proofreading.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Edit manuscripts by outside authors for publication; edit for substance and style, and conduct legal research to supplement authors’ work; proofread and ensure proper citation form; communicate with outside authors regarding all stages of manuscript preparation through meeting and by phone, e-mail, or written correspondence in consultation with legal and managing editors; set and adhere to schedules and resolving problems; mark up and tag material using established codes to ensure content is in correct format for publication; write new content on a limited basis (i.e., writing for style, consistency, and sense); ensure timely production scheduling of chapters and updates, and coordinate production with other BNA units; assist managing editor in monitoring all assigned offerings in order to determine the need for updates and revisions; schedule, monitor, and maintain detailed status of assigned publications; check functionality and content of final online pages for quality assurance purposes; participate in special projects; and perform other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS: 2 + years publishing experience; demonstrated ability to research, write, and edit/copy edit material for content and style under deadline pressure; strong verbal and written communication skills to coordinate with others on routine issues; ability to interact effectively with people both inside and outside BNA; ability to use electronic research methods effectively; ability to use BNA publishing systems effectively with BNA training; accurate keyboarding skills; strong organizational skills and excellent proofreading skills. Publishing systems experience is highly desirable. Bachelor’s.

Candidates are required to pass a test for this position.

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Bloomberg BNA is a leading provider of legal, regulatory, and business information for professionals. Our network of more than 2,500 reporters, correspondents, and leading practitioners delivers expert analysis, news, practice tools, and guidance — the information that matters most to professionals. Bloomberg BNA’s authoritative coverage spans the full range of legal practice areas, including tax & accounting, labor & employment, intellectual property, banking & securities, employee benefits, health care, privacy & security, human resources, and environment, health & safety.

Bloomberg BNA offers a comprehensive benefits package including tuition reimbursement, domestic partner benefits, transportation subsidies, annual and sick leave, parenting leave, 401(k), and much more.

Bloomberg BNA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and fully subscribes to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity. Bloomberg BNA has adopted an Affirmative Action Program to ensure that all applicants and employees are considered for hire, promotion, and job status without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital or familial status, genetic information, disabled veteran, veteran, veteran of the Vietnam Era, or any other classification protected by law  

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