#147875

Editorial Assistant

Location:
Los Angeles, CA
Job Terms:
Temp-to-Perm
Salary:
$17/hr + Benefits
Start date:
05/20/2019
Posted By:
Jennifer Torrens
Date:
05/21/2019

Job Description:

Large Media and Entertainment brand in Glendale, CA is seeking an Editorial Assistant to join their Publishing team. This is a year long temporary assignment with the possibility to extend or convert to perm. 

Responsibilities: 

  • support senior editors during project development 
  • update social media accounts 
  • manage freelancer contracts and route invoices for payment 
  • gathering image and file assets from various databases 
  • gathering assets and information to update internal presentations and catalogs 
  • copyediting and checking revisions on magazine passes 
  • assist with editing comic manuscripts 
  • attend meetings/screenings and distribute notes/reports 
  • administrative and editorial projects as needed 
  • create and update internal production calendars

Hours: 8:00am to 5:00pm 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1-2 years publishing editorial experience preferred 
  • copyediting/proofreading proficiency 
  • strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • strong organizational skills 
  • attention to detail 
  • able to work under deadline 
  • able to work well independently and as part of a team 
  • experience in comics and/or magazine production a plus 

Technical Proficiencies: MS Office, Mac OS, Adobe Acrobat (Photoshop and InDesign familiarity), Keynote, social media platforms 

Required Education: BA in Journalism, Communications or similar

Client Description:

Our Entertainment and Consumer Products client could quite possibly have the world’s biggest range of product offerings. Their stories and characters are all brought to life through innovative and engaging physical products and cutting edge digital experiences. Feel like a kid again by working on things you’ve grown up either playing or seeing at a distance, and dreaming about one day having access to! This is the job you take when you can still remember saying “I want to do that when I grow up!”

This division includes some of the most innovative and talented app and game developers, graphic artists and marketing experts in the world. These people enjoy what they do, and it shows through the products they’re creating and bringing to consumers every day. Add the world’s happiest brand to your resume, while expanding your skills and experience with one of the world’s most recognizable companies.

Why Aquent?

  • Highly competitive salaries: commensurate with experience
  • Insurance: Excellent medical benefits with premiums largely subsidized by Aquent
  • 401k Plan
  • 24-hours Paid Sick Leave in CA
  • Perks & Discounts at leading major retailers