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Technical Writer - Low Treasury Risk Category
Ref No.: 17-18341
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Start Date: 07/26/2017
Requirements Knowledge or experience normally acquired through, or equivalent to, the completion of a Bachelor of Science/Arts degree in English, Journalism or Economics and a minimum of 3 years of copy editing experience. Editorial expertise, familiarity with Chicago Manual of Style a plus. Excellent levels of concentration, accuracy, and attention to detail, and ability to perform well under pressure. Ability to work independently, manage time and meet deadlines. Capacity to understand complex content (i.e., scholarly research for publication), and to learn and quickly assimilate new/unfamiliar terms and concepts. Tact and diplomacy are essential, along with the respect and appreciation of author prerogative.

Client Bank of Boston is seeking an economics editor to provide superior copy editing and proofreading services for working papers, articles, manuscripts, and other materials produced by the Research Division. The ideal candidate will have excellent writing, analytical, and oral communication skills, a strong understanding of the principles and practices of editing, experience in contemporary scholarly publishing, and familiarity with the principles and terminology of economics.

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