Bachelor’s degree; minimum of five years of editing and production experience with a book publisher, including supervisory experience. Proven experience with writing or publishing. Demonstrated ability to write about content clearly and concisely. Demonstrated expertise managing complex projects with shifting deadlines and involvement of multiple stakeholders.
Familiarity with all phases of substantive editing, copyediting, and production, including typography, proofreading, and page and book makeup, and some knowledge of book design and printing. High degree of facility with electronic editing using Microsoft Word and some facility using Microsoft Excel; familiarity with page layout software desirable.
Brookings requires that all applicants submit a cover letter and resume. Please attach your cover letter and resume as one document when you apply.
Successful completion of a background investigation is required for employment at Brookings.
Brookings is an equal-opportunity employer that is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, or other factors protected by law.