Editorial Assistant, CQ Researcher, SAGE Business Researcher - Washington, DC

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jun 14, 2017
Closes
Jul 19, 2017
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time

Editorial Assistant, CQ Researcher, SAGE Business Researcher - Washington, DC

Millions of people around the world turn to SAGE’s journals, books and electronic products to inform their studies with the latest research findings. With offices spanning six continents, SAGE Publications aims to be the world’s leading independent academic and professional publisher by disseminating the finest scholarship on a global scale. Join the team of talented and motivated professionals who are champions of engaged scholarship and creators of innovative and award-winning products.

SAGE is currently seeking Editorial Assistant candidates to support CQ Researcher and SAGE Business Researcher and work in our Washington DC office. CQ Researcher is an innovative, award-winning Washington, D.C.-based weekly publication that produces 10,000-word footnoted backgrounders on current issues and controversies. This position will support the editors of CQ Researcher and SAGE Business Researcher with a wide range of editorial, research and administrative support duties.

Candidates should possess top-notch organizational and administrative skills, solid writing and editing skills, preferably in a journalistic setting, a dedication to accuracy, the ability to multitask and a pleasant, team-oriented demeanor.

Qualifications include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field
  • Excellent skills in writing, research, copy editing, grammar, punctuation, proofreading
  • Computer skills, with a proficiency in Microsoft Word, Lexis-Nexis, HTML, Excel, social media
  • Thorough knowledge of AP style

SAGE offers one of the most competitive benefits packages in the industry with PPO medical/dental/vision insurance provided at an extremely low cost to the employee; a profit sharing 401(k) plan; healthy lifestyle reimbursement, company-paid 5-year anniversary trips to one of our SAGE locations; employee tuition reimbursement; textbook reimbursement for employee or family members; an on-site professional development learning forum; and much more.

Qualified applicants should present their resume and a cover letter for consideration to our website at www.sagepublications.com/careers.

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