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ENGLISH COPY EDITOR

Full-time, bilingual position, 14-month contract
Current annual salary range: $65,223–$77,049

Reporting to the Director, Communications and Governance, the English Copy Editor is responsible for all aspects of English-language copy-editing and works with a team of translators, French copy editors, and administrative staff.

Key qualifications

  • Highly developed English-language copy-editing skills
  • Previous copy-editing and/or substantive-editing experience
  • Superior oral and written skills in both English and French
  • Solid project-management skills
  • Excellent time-management skills
  • Highly developed networking and negotiating skills
  • Superior interpersonal skills
  • Well-developed decision-making and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent research skills
  • Advanced computer literacy

Preference may be given to candidates with one or more of the following:

  • a degree in communications, publishing, translation, journalism, or a related field;
  • a knowledge of, and sensitivity to, intergovernmental relations and/or government experience;
  • familiarity with LogiTerm translation software.

Please send an electronic version of your cover letter and résumé to the Council of Ministers of Education, Canada (CMEC), to the attention of Human Resources, at hr@cmec.ca, by 4:00 p.m. EDT, June 25, 2021.