Council of Science Editors

Manuscript Editor I

Oak Brook, Illinois, United States
30+ days ago


What we're looking for: We are seeking a talented individual responsible for editing and production of manuscripts for Radiology and other journals produced by RSNA.

Please submit a cover letter with your application. We are accepting hybrid and fully-remote applications.

This job might be for you if you're interested in:

  • A welcoming environment that gives you an opportunity to impact patient care and help save lives
  • Excellent work-life balance through flexible time off and workplace flexibility
  • Continued professional growth through support of online training, tuition reimbursement, and conferences
  • A competitive compensation package that includes generous retirement and health benefits 

What you'll do:

  • Copyedit manuscripts accepted for publication in RSNA journals to be produced in print and online
  • Meet regularly with supervisor to receive and incorporate feedback on all assigned manuscripts
  • Maintain production schedules
  • Proofread text and tabular material and perform quality control on images as necessary
  • Work with authors, supervisor, Assistant Managing Editor, Managing Editor, and production staff on alterations
  • Communicate regularly with manuscript editors and work with online journal and production personnel to ensure timely processing of journal materials; work with other RSNA staff on publishing projects as assigned
  • Work with authors and occasionally with vendors producing RSNA journal material

What you'll need:

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years prior experience copyediting required, preferably for a medical publication
  • Proficiency in Word required
  • Ability to master online editing and proofreading tools
  • Comfort with biomedical terminology and concepts
  • Strong decision-making skills and problem-solving skills
  • Comfort with working in teams
  • Track record of meeting deadlines 

RSNA requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus. Vaccination verification is required.

The Radiological Society of North America is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. RSNA is committed to hiring and employing qualified people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship status, genetic information, sexual orientation, unfavorable military discharge, ancestry, order of protection status, pregnancy, or any other legally protected characteristic. All employment decisions at RSNA are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 60516359
  • Location:
    Oak Brook, Illinois, United States
  • Position Title: Manuscript Editor I
  • Company Name: RSNA
  • Job Function: Manuscript Editor (Medical)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
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