Weekly Update: Jobs in Publishing

Jobs in Publishing in India for the week ending on 19th August 2023

Have you always dreamed of working in the Publishing industry in India, but do not know where to start? Fret not, we are here to help you with that. Every week, we will share a list of curated job openings (full-time and part-time) shared by publishing houses in various departments. The job details will be hyperlinked with all the necessary information for ease of access. So, just click and apply!

Tara Books

We’re looking for someone to join our team!

We’re known for our richly illustrated books list that includes children’s literature, photography, graphic novels, art and art pedagogy.

Our team is small but dedicated, and our work is interlinked in fundamental ways. If you’re interested in learning about publishing in the unique way we practice it, apply for the internship or spread the word.

Visit tarabooks.com/intern for more details and apply by 21 August 2023.

Illustrations from the book *Tiger on a Tree* by Pulak Biswas.

National Book Trust of India

If you’re passionate about words, are detail-oriented and love the world of books, we want to hear from you!
Walk-in-interviews for Editorial Assistant (English) are scheduled on 16-17 August 2023 at National Book Trust, India Headquarters.
Visit www.nbtindia.gov.in for more information.

Rupa Publications India

We are looking for a full-time Copy Editor.
Candidates must have at least 2-3 years of experience in copy editing, and have a degree in literature or journalism.

This position is based out of New Delhi, interested candidates please mail their CVs to HR@rupapublications.com

Wordly Wise Publishers

Are you passionate about language, literature, and the art of storytelling? Are you a meticulous wordsmith with a keen eye for detail and a love for refining written works? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you! Wordly Wise Publishers is seeking a talented and dedicated Manuscript Editor to join our dynamic team in bringing captivating stories to life. What we are looking for, is a young mind with some amazing ideas and at least 6 months of experience but not more than 1 year.

Role and Responsibilities: As a Manuscript Editor, you will be responsible for reviewing and polishing manuscripts to ensure they are well-crafted, engaging, and error-free. Your primary duties will include:

Editing and Proofreading: Thoroughly review manuscripts for grammatical errors, punctuation, syntax, and spelling mistakes. Refine sentence structure and paragraph flow to enhance readability while preserving the author’s unique voice.

Content Evaluation: Assess the overall plot, character development, pacing, and consistency to provide constructive feedback to authors. Help authors enhance their narratives and storytelling techniques.

Style Consistency: Ensure adherence to the publishing house’s style guide and maintain consistent language usage throughout the manuscript.

Collaborative Communication: Work closely with authors, fellow editors, and other departments to discuss editorial changes, address concerns, and ensure a collaborative and efficient workflow.

Research and Fact-Checking: Conduct necessary research to verify facts, historical details, and other elements crucial to the accuracy of the manuscript.

Project Management: Manage multiple manuscripts simultaneously, adhering to strict deadlines while maintaining the highest quality of work.

If you have read it so far, you have already proved that you are interested in this position. If you think, you fit the bill, apply at hello@wordlywise.co.in. Please note, this is a full-time vacancy.

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