Associate Chinese Editor at EMC Publishing, LLC

12 Apr 2011 5:59 PM | Anonymous member

Associate Chinese Editor

EMC Publishing, LLC, a leading educational publisher of World Language, Literature and Business textbooks and software for the K-12 and College markets, is seeking an Associate Chinese Editor.

This position will be responsible for the successful publication of the Chinese program or any other Chinese material for the K-12 market. Responsibilities include working in conjunction with a Chinese Media Specialist, external Consultants and World Language Department staff  to perform a variety of editorial tasks, including editing and proofreading Chinese textbooks and ancillaries, coordinating internal or external  proofreading of English portions of the Chinese products, some photo research and checking the layout of page proofs. The Associate Chinese Editor will maintain project schedules and manage EMC’s portion of the responsibilities of the development of Chinese textbooks and ancillaries from the manuscript phase to production, including providing direction to authors on revisions of the manuscripts. This position will also incorporate appropriate suggestions and edits from reviewers’ and consultants, supervise the creation and note errors for correction in Chinese multimedia products. This position is a minimum 40-hour-a-week position located in our St. Paul offices. 

We are seeking a candidate who has a four-year college degree (Bachelor’s Degree) or higher in Education, Chinese or related field.  Native level of fluency in Mandarin Chinese and English is also required. High School Chinese teaching experience is preferred.  The candidate will need to have the ability to write clear and concise texts in Chinese for education materials, have editing experience in Chinese and English, and experience developing and/or editing multimedia products.  Chinese teaching experience at the secondary level is preferred.


Other required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Fluent in Chinese and English
  • Full knowledge of Simplified Chinese and familiarity with Traditional Chinese
  • Excellent knowledge of Standard Pinyin
  • Knowledge of up-to-date Chinese culture
  • High comfort level working with new technological trends
  • Good time management skills
  • Ability to consistently meet deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Chinese
  • Capable of working on several products at the same time
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

EMC Publishing LLC offers market-competitive salary

with an excellent benefit package.

To be considered for this position, you must apply by email at

Please include your cover letter, resume and salary requirements.

There is no relocation package for this position.

No phone calls please.

                       EMC Publishing LLC is an equal opportunity employer                      

EMC Publishing, LLC is committed to providing Equal opportunity to all applicants.  In accordance with our policies and federal law, we’re committed to provide reasonable accommodations so if you are a qualified disabled person, a disabled veteran or have other barriers to access our online application system, please contact Mary Huss at 651-290-2800 to discuss alternative ways to apply for employment. 

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