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Sep 14

Senior Copy Editor

Charisma Media

Company Description
CHARISMA MEDIA is a growing, profitable multi-media company whose mission is to inspire people to encounter the power of the Holy Spirit. We are looking for team members with the same passion to work with us for global and eternal impact.

We offer competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefit package, and opportunities for growth in developing your talents, abilities and skill levels.

If you share our *beliefs and values and want to be part of this exciting venture, we invite you to send your resume of training and experience.

Beliefs and Values:
We will honor God in all we do, embracing the Bible as our standard.
We will be a unifying agent among denominations, racial, ethnic and cultural groups within the body of Christ.
We will provide leadership by example on standards of integrity in business relationships and activities.
We will be a healthy business that will grow and is profitable
We will provide our people an opportunity for professional and personal growth, expecting them to be loyal to the Company and diligent in their jobs.
We will go the second mile and demonstrate a can-do attitude in our relationships with customers, authors, suppliers and one another.
Job Description
Provides thorough, timely content edits and copyedits of book and Bible projects as assigned.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

Curates and edits content for assigned derivative book projects, working with the project’s acquiring editor to ensure it is properly developed.
Performs substantive edit steps for assigned book and Bible projects, including: content flow and syntax, transitioning, tightening to decrease redundancies, expansion as necessary, scripture checks, verification of all source documentation, checking of terms, inputting of hard copy edits as required.
Copy edits assigned book and Bible projects, including: correcting syntax, spelling, grammar and punctuation, scripture checks, verification of all source documentation issues, and checking of terms.
Reviews all proposed corrections, changes, and queries with the appropriate developmental editor or acquisitions editor.
Provides quality control for legal and doctrinal issues, content consistency, and accuracy.
Provides scheduling input to the Vice President of Content Development to position, maintain, and track all trade book and Bible projects.
Performs other editing duties as assigned by the Vice President of Content Development.
Maintains Charisma House style and quality. Follows all Content Development SOPs.
Agrees with Charisma Media’s vision statement, beliefs, and values.
Abides by all policies and procedures of Charisma Media.
Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Required: bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications, or related area of study; at least three years’ experience in the editing process of books and/or Bibles; familiarity with Chicago Manual of Style
Preferred: familiarity with charismatic/Pentecostal markets
ESSENTIAL SKILLS

Excellent planning and communications skills, ability to handle numerous projects at one time, accurate and efficient, detail oriented, excellent grammar skills, ability to take direction, good eye for consistency in layout, ability to type 50 words per minute, proficient in Word, Excel, PC operations; some knowledge of InDesign and MAC operations desirable.

LOCATION
600 Rinehart Road, Lake Mary, Florida.

HOURS
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

COMPENSATION
For salary and benefit information, contact our office at 407-333-0600, ext 1404.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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