Thrasher Editorial Assistant

Location

Remote

Sponsor Organization

Thrasher Editorial

Description

Position Title: Editorial Assistant
Reports to: Editorial Director and Producer
Timeframe: Summer, Fall, and Winter terms (ongoing)

Duties and requirements

Essential duties:

  • Virtual 4-8 hours per week, depending on term registered
  • Proofing and ensuring quality of videos and animations
  • Checking scripts and requested changes to make sure everything is in place
  • Conducting market research to grow client base
  • Art logging, and writing for and updating social media
  • Other miscellaneous writing and editing tasks as needed

Qualifications/skills:

The best candidates will have an interest in video/multimedia production & the sciences, a good eye for proofreading and details, and general interest in publishing processes while possessing the following: 

  • Software skills: Word & Excel. Skype
  • Reliable computer & Internet access
  • A diplomatic demeanor is also good

How to apply

Send email with resume and letter of interest to Amanda Kaufmann, Editorial Director, at amanda@thrashereditorial.com