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We strongly believe that happy employees are the foundation to a successful organization. We stimulate and nurture talent and make every employee’s career an enriching experience.

Careers

We believe in enhancing productive capabilities by guiding employees to understand the diverse nuances and challenges of their assignments. The carefully formulated training and measurement methodology that CS follows enables employees to steer through the rough waters of a publishing services career. To quote Ronald Reagan, “There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder.” Thus, if you have it in you, we can help you race towards a bright career with CS.

If you are creative and have an eye for detail, whether you have just started your career or have walked a mile in publishing, CS can show you the world of publishing.

Be part of CS Family for a rewarding career…!







Leading the automation run

Utilizing top-notch systems and processes

Managing content with state-of-the-art tech


India

1. Designation – Copy Editor, Level 2, Humanities

Experience – 1 to 3 years
Qualification – Any Graduate/Post Graduate
Work Location – Bangalore

Job Profile

a. Edit copy to improve readability, or supervise others who do this work
b. Read copy or proof to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax
c. Plan the contents of publications according to the publication's style, editorial policy, and publishing requirements
d. Verify facts, dates, and statistics, using standard reference sources
e. Review and approve proofs submitted by compositors prior to production
f. Read, evaluate, and edit manuscripts or other materials submitted for publication and confer with authors regarding changes in content, style or organization, or publication
g. Make recommendations on manuscript acceptance or revision

2. Designation – Copy Editor, Level 1

Experience – 1 to 3 years
Qualification – Any Graduate/Post Graduate
Work Location – Bangalore

Job Profile

a. Read typescript or proof page to detect and mark for correction any grammatical, typographical, or compositional errors
b. Check correctness of page numbers and headings, spelling and other aspects, such as use of capital letters; check whether chapter headings match the contents table, and that photos and illustrations are correctly captioned
c. Check spelling and grammar
d. Read proof against copy; using standardized code, mark errors that appear in proof
e. Raise appropriate compositor queries
f. Return marked proof for correction and later check corrected proof against copy
g. Measure dimensions, spacing, and positioning of page elements to verify conformance to specifications, using printer's ruler
h. Ensure that pages are whole and logically arranged
i. Should be able to independently carry out the work mentioned
j. Should be able to quality-check the work of his/her team members
k. Should plan and monitor the flow of work (based on priorities)
l. Should be able to provide classroom/on-the-job training to his/her team members and help them tackle their weak areas
m. Should be responsible for his/her team producing an error-free output
n. Should check mail correspondence regarding workflow regularly



US

1.Designation – Copy Editor, Humanities

Experience – 3+ years
Qualification – Any Graduate/Post Graduate
No. of vacancies – 2

Job Profile

Cosmic Strands LLC is a Delaware-based publishing services company. It wishes to appoint English language copy editors for Humanities, Sociology, and Economics. The service targets review and improvement of author-submitted manuscripts for publication in international high-impact journals. Thus, a good hold over English grammar, exposure to humanities and/or technical writing style, and correct and clear presentation are essential. Invariably, submissions from authors who are not native English speakers need careful attention prior to publication. The ideal candidates will have at least a graduate degree in a related discipline, abundant experience in English language editing, and a keen eye for detail. They must be well versed with standard style guides, such as CMS, AMA, ACS, and APA.

2. Designation – Proof Reader, STM

Experience – 3 to 5 years
Qualification – Any Graduate/Post Graduate
No. of vacancies – 2

Job Profile

a. Proofread for sense, grammar, spelling, consistency, and accuracy errors
b. Should be familiar with use of Adobe tools meant for proofreading
c. Check correctness of page numbers and headings, figures, tables, and boxes
d. Check whether the copy is not cut off at beginning and end of paragraphs and beginning and end of pages.
e. Check for loose/tight lines, widows, orphans, bad breaks, or typographical and compositional errors
f. Ensure that pages are whole and logically arranged
g. Raise appropriate compositor queries
h. Measure dimensions, spacing, and positioning of page elements to verify conformance to specifications
i. Should be able to produce good-quality output
j. Should make sure deadlines are met

3. Designation – Sales and Marketing Manager

Experience – 5 to 8 years
Qualification – Any Graduate/Post Graduate
No. of positions – 1

Job Profile

a. Develop sales and meet revenue targets
b. Look for new clients who could benefit from our services in a designated region and respond to enquiry generation, quotation and tender response, negotiation, and order closure
c. Manage and interpret both new and existing customer requirements to understand and
practically meet their needs
d. Manage US market by achieving sales operational objectives
e. Manage sales by areas in USA and manage sales growth of editorial services
f. Develop and implement marketing plans to quickly gain market share and increase profit; robust management and optimization of product portfolio
g. Build a strong marketing and technical support organization
h. Prepare proposals and tender bids, presentations, proposals, and sales contracts



UK

1. Designation – Copy Editor, STM

Experience – 3+ years
Qualification – Any Graduate/Post Graduate
No. of vacancies – 1

Job Profile

Cosmic Strands LLC is a Delaware-based publishing services company. It intends to establish an office in suburban Washington, D.C. It wishes to appoint English language copy editors for STM and health science subjects. The service targets review and improvement of author-submitted manuscripts for publication in international high-impact journals. Thus, a good hold over English grammar, scientific and/or technical writing style, and correct and clear presentation are essential. Invariably, submissions from authors who are not native English speakers need careful attention prior to publication. The ideal candidates will have at least a graduate degree in a related discipline, abundant experience in English language editing, and a keen eye for detail. They must be well versed with standard style guides, such as CMS, AMA, ACS, and APA.

2. Designation – Sales and Marketing Manager

Experience – 5 to 8 years
Qualification – Any Graduate/Post Graduate
No. of positions – 1

Job Profile

a. Develop sales and meet revenue targets
b. Look for new clients who could benefit from our services in a designated region and respond to enquiry generation, quotation and tender response, negotiation, and order closure
c. Manage and interpret both new and existing customer requirements to understand and
practically meet their needs
d. Manage UK market by achieving sales operational objectives
e. Manage sales by areas in UK and manage sales growth of editorial services
f. Develop and implement marketing plans to quickly gain market share and increase profit; robust management and optimization of product portfolio
g. Build a strong marketing and technical support organization
h. Prepare proposals and tender bids, presentations, proposals, and sales contracts



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To be a part of the CS Family, please have a look at the current openings and submit your resume to  work@cosmicstrands.net