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27 February, 2012

Aquisitions Editor at Oxford University Press

Filed under: books,careers — monado @ 16:07
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Oxford University press on Don Mills Road in Toronto is looking for an Aquisitions Editor. In this role, you shepherd books through the publishing process and look for new books and authors. If you have a literary bent and editorial or sales experience, this might be for you!

Job Requirements

  • Work with authors to develop and prepare new projects for approval
  • In collaboration with other departments, prepare accurate project budgets and sales projections
  • Effectively manage strategic growth and development of publishing lists in a variety of disciplines
  • Coordinate the development of digital and new media resources to meet market needs
  • Work with sales representatives in the field to promote OUP titles and learning solutions
  • Attend sales conferences to present new titles and products to sales and marketing teams

Technical Writer, CaseWare

Filed under: careers — monado @ 15:49
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There’s an opening at CaseWare for a technical writer.

 

Position Title: Technical Writer (ID: TS0002211)
Location: Toronto, Ontario

As a member of the Documentation team, you will perform a variety of tasks in different areas. These include:

  • developing, writing, and updating online help, user guides, and marketing content for auditing and working paper software.
  • leveraging existing documentation to address different audiences, from novice to expert.
  • creating readme files, enhancement lists and white papers.
  • editing content created by subject matter experts and other authors.
  • preparing files for translation and working with the translation coordinator to ensure language is internationalized and on-going changes are tracked for translation.
  • adhering to format, content, and style guidelines, giving consideration to usability and ensuring accuracy, consistency, and quality.

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