Editor - Literature and Social Studies
Sierra-Cedar, Inc
Chennai
5d ago

Job Description

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1. Do you enjoy learning about history, culture, and social behaviour?

2. Do you like keeping up with the latest trends in arts, literature, and media?

3. Do the workings of human psychology fascinate you?

4. Or are you perhaps a numbers person, who simply loves reading about the goings-on in the field of finance or economics?

Finally, and most importantly, are you a connoisseur of the English language?

Well, come this way then! Heres an opportunity to assist students, authors, doctorates, and post-doc researchers as they endeavour to publish quality work.

CACTUS, ranked 1st among Indias Great Mid-Size Workplaces 2017 in a study conducted by Great Place to Work Institute India in association with MINT, by HT Media, is looking to hire academic editors for our Humanities team.

If you have a Bachelors, Masters, or PhD degree in psychology, economics, literature, history, the social sciences, or related fields, and have a strong command of the English language, you're the one we want! Fresh graduates are also welcome to apply.

As an Editor on the Humanities team, your work will include editing and formatting manuscripts written by non-native authors and ensuring that the final document reads well and is devoid of grammatical or formatting errors.

As an added bonus, CACTUS offers the choice to work from home or office, allowing you ample flexibility and, thereby, an effective work-life balance.

Sounds interesting? Well, take a short multiple-choice test to find out instantly if you qualify for the next round! If you do, you will be invited for another round of tests and interviews.

Note : This is a full-time opportunity, not part-time or freelance.

A little about career prospects :

In this short video, one of our Cactizens talks about how she joined CACTUS right after college and how she grew from editor to Associate Vice President in just 6 years.

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Take this quick 10-question quiz to move directly to the next round : http : / / bit.ly / 2ODPq0a

If you pass, we will contact you within 3 working days with details about the next step.

For any questions email Kashish Hiranandani editor cactusglobal.com.

Keyskills

humanities economics psychology history editing editor content social science sociology political science business finance editing proofreading journalism mass communication English Writing

Desired Candidate Profile

Essential skills and expertise :

  • A Bachelors / Masters / PhD degree in any of the humanities and social science subjects
  • Excellent written English skills and attention to detail
  • Familiarity with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Education-

    UG : B.Com - Commerce, B.A - Arts&Humanities, Communication, Economics, English, History, Journalism, Maths, Political Science, PR / Advertising, Psychology, Sociology, Statistics, Other Specialization, B.

    B.A / B.M.S - Management, B.Ed - Education, BFA - Any Specialization

    PG : MBA / PGDM - Any Specialization, Advertising / Mass Communication, Finance, HR / Industrial Relations, International Business, Marketing, Other Management, CA, M.

    A - Any Specialization, Anthropology, Arts & Humanities, Communication, Economics, English, History, Journalism, Maths, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Statistics

    Doctorate : M.Phil. - Advertising / Mass Communication, Anthropology, Arts & Humanities, Commerce, Economics, Finance, HR / Industrial Relations, International Business, Journalism, Literature, Marketing, Maths, Psychology, Sociology, Other Management

    Company Profile :

    Cactus Communications Pvt. Ltd.

    Cactus Communications is a leading provider of scientific communication services to more than 60,000 clients across 116 countries.

    In line with its mission-to enable growth through effective communication-CACTUS offers specialist academic editing, medical communications, publication support, transcription, translation, and training services to individuals and corporations across sectors such as academia, publishing, and pharmaceuticals.

  • Combining the rich experience of a multi-national, multi-functional team; the peerless capabilities of over 1400 language and business professionals;
  • and ingenious technological innovation, CACTUS helps researchers, journals, universities, and corporations achieve their publication goals.

    The CACTUS culture is an eclectic yet inclusive one, where people from different countries and professional backgrounds come together to form a global team that pursues excellence, prizes integrity, and works as a unified client-focused organization.

    Offices

    United States Japan Brazil India South Korea Taiwan China

    Awards and Recognition

  • 2014 : Ranked 1st in the Professional Services category and as India"s 10th best workplace overall in the Great Place to Work Institute survey (Ranked among top 20 from 2011- 2013)
  • 2010 : Red Herring Global 100 Award, for innovation in business
  • 2008 : Featured among the Top 15 Exciting Emerging Companies 2008, in a NASSCOM survey Download PPT Photo 1 View Contact Details
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