Telecommuting Journal Editor in Baltimore

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Maryland

Compensation: Salary

Posted: Thursday, August 09, 2018

This job expires in 24 days

Job Category: Consulting, Editing

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Possible Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Bachelors

Job Summary

A university has a current position open for a Telecommuting Journal Editor in Baltimore.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Editing accepted manuscripts and working closely with authors
  • Conceptualizing, prospecting for, and commissioning new material for publication
  • Providing oversight of all manuscripts, peer review, post-acceptance editing, and proofreading

Qualifications for this position include:

  • May be required to attend occasional meetings and annual neurology conference in the U.S. or Canada
  • Proven ability to manage the full editorial process using a cloud-based manuscript submission and peer-review tracking system
  • Minimum of 2 years of related scientific journal experience, additional education may substitute for required experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline
  • Ability to mentor inexperienced writers
  • Experience in writing and editing of medical and scientific materials