American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS), a medical professional society headquartered in eastern Loudoun County, is seeking a Managing Editor for its monthly peer-reviewed journal and other publications. This position is responsible for ensuring the editorial quality, consistency, and timeliness of society publications as assigned, maintaining and ensuring compliance with established style guidelines, recruiting, training, and supervising team of staff and freelance editors, editing, and proofreading manuscripts. Successful candidate will have excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills, 5 – 7 years’ experience in biomedical editing at a senior level, working knowledge of copyright and permissions in journal publishing, ability to foster a productive team environment and work with remotely-located staff, demonstrate attention to detail, and record of meeting demanding deadlines.
This is an in-house position located in Leesburg, VA. Bachelor’s degree required; advanced degree and/or specialized training or credentials in related field desired.
ARRS offers a competitive benefits package that includes: medical, dental, vision, Life, STD and LTD.
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The American Roentgen Ray Society, founded in 1900, is the first and oldest radiology society in the United States. The society has been a forum for progress in radiology since shortly after the discovery of the X-ray and is dedicated to the goal of the advancement of medicine through the science of radiology and its allied sciences. The goal of the ARRS is maintained through an annual scientific and educational meeting and through publication of the American Journal of Roentgenology.