• Freelance
  • Part Time
  • Anywhere

Website Manning

Manning Publications seeks an experienced QA Manager-Editorial to join our team. (This is a part-time [30 hrs.], freelance role.) We are a respected publisher of content on technology-related subjects, and we need someone with a very strong background in copyediting, as well as experience managing in-house editorial style, and preferably managing freelance copyeditors and proofreaders. Accuracy, dependability, and proactivity in terms of problem-solving are some of the qualities that will enable the right person to succeed in this position.

primary responsibilities

  • Train new freelance copyeditors and proofreaders
  • Review and evaluate edited content for quality assurance
  • Provide consistent feedback to copyeditors and freelancers
  • Update and manage in-house style guide
  • Help to ensure quality of content throughout the production process

required qualifications

  • Previous experience managing editorial processes
  • Previous experience with book production
  • Previous experience managing copyeditors and proofreaders
  • Knowledge of various style guides
  • Project management experience
  • Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Superior communication skills
  • Moderate to expert proficiency with Excel
  • Exhibit courtesy and professionalism to all, with a helpful and diplomatic attitude
  • Ability to work effectively in a virtual/remote environment
  • Self-starter who is diligent, reliable and self-disciplined, yet flexible
  • Strong computer/technical skills

apply for this position

Please send a cover letter and a resume to jobs@manning.com with QA Manager-Editorial in the subject line. You may be asked to demonstrate your editorial skills.


To apply for this job please visit www.manning.com.