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Vision House Publishers
12904 Princeleigh Street
Upper Marlboro, MD
DescriptionVision House Publishers is the publisher of Visions Christian Magazine. We are a quarterly Christian publication. We publish books and periodicals. We advertise Christian businesses, and feature well-knowned gospel artists, authors and ministries.
We are seeking Copy editors to edit books, journals, magazines or other general interest publications. Our Copy editors will work with advertising personnel, editing scripts, print ads or other marketing materials.
Other copy editors work for newspapers, news magazines or even television stations where they edit print copy or on-air scripts.
ResponsibilitiesCopy editors are responsible for reviewing the work of writers. Copy editor will edit or rewrites work as needed to improve readability. Must be creative in suggesting changes, verify sources and correct grammar and punctuation in order to prepare the work for publication.
RequirementsA college degree is required. Must have a strong background in writing and posses a bachelor's degree in English, journalism or communications, demonstrate excellent writing skills.
Copy editors should be able to express themselves clearly through writing, and must have a strong sense of self-motivation. Must be able to communicate in a timely manner with writers and other members of the editorial team. Good computer and typing skills are all essential qualifications.