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Editorial Production Manager / Bookazines and Books
Ref No.: 17-12181
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 09/22/2017 to 01/22/2018
Bachelor's degree 6+ years' experience

Job summary: Editorial Production Managers have a range of responsibilities within the bookazine process. They create an issue within our Woodwing server, create InCopy documents for the editors and InDesign layout files for designers, keep an updated map or wall of the issue, check layouts into Woodwing, attach and assign articles, shepherd text and layouts through the statuses of the editorial process, place or confirm placement of hi-res images, send layouts to Imaging for color processing and correction (or process the color themselves), maintain layout revisions, finalize styling and copyfitting of text, move layouts and articles to Copy Desk and PrePress as needed, quality check bluelines from printer and make required corrections. Other responsibilities include creation of InDesign templates, silhouetting images as needed, and maintaining relationships with other department to ensure a cooperative work environment.