Editors work in online media and publishing companies that produce newspaper, magazines, books, etc., They work with compositors, design artists, marketing departments, production personnel and with the experts in the field who design products. They work with authors to ensure that the publishing materials meet high literacy merit. Assistant editors spend most of their time in reading, rewriting, reviewing proofreading and editing written materials before they go for publishing. They are responsible for planning, organizing and presenting written material and graphics in the best manner.
A resume for an assistant editor position must show excellent written and oral communication with great eye-sight to find and correct minute mistakes. The job also include coordinating with all those personnel who contribute in the publication such as writers, reporters, and graphic designers, So, mentioning about interpersonal skills in your resume becomes necessary as well.
Leonard W. Landreth
1095 Lakewood Drive
Rochelle Park, NJ 07662
An assistant editor position in a publishing company where my skills in proofreading and editing all types of printed and online materials can attract and win the confidence of readers.
Summary of Skills:
Fair Publications, Rochelle Park, NJ
2011 - present
Blaze Media, Rochelle Park, NJ
2009 - 2011
Bachelor's Degree in Mass Communication
St. Xavier's University, Rochelle Park, NJ
Available upon request.