Associate Editorial

Associate Editor

Minimum Preferably Bachelor's Degree in English or any other graduate course

Certified training for Associate - Editorial (programme aligned to SSC/Q 2701 released by IT - ITe


Minimum work experience/internship of 1 year in editorial and DTP

The tasks an Associate - Editorial is expected to perform include:Checking and correcting grammatical errors in reports

Editing the research reports to meet specific content requirements of publication

Checking the reliability and citation of sources, wherever required

Making required changes to content using standard tools and guidelines

Reviewing changes and incorporating important inputs

Obtaining approval of the changes

Updating the organisation?s knowledge base with changed content

Skilled in identifying all types of deviations, factual inaccuracies, linguistic mistakes, etc.Knowledge of different styles used in publications

Skilled in the use of references and bibliographies

Knowledge of standard tools available to change content

Proficient in checking and making corrections to content, for common editorial problems

Knowledge of organisation?s policies, standards and client-specific service level agreements (SLAs)

Certifications in instructional design, language expertise, linguistics, editing and proof reading

Good communication skills

Analytical skills

Attention to detail



It is a desk job

Neednot handle a team

Localtravelling is not part of this job

Part-timework and contractual jobs are not available

Workfrom home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5 days a week and 8 to 9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Overtime maybe required

Shift working may predominantly not be available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Yes

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous

One may develop occupational hazards like poor eyesight, lethargy, joint pain, obesity, etc. if not taken care of

For fresher ?INR15,000 toINR28,000 per month

For candidates with experience ?INR35,000 toINR70,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Impact of Growth of IT Sector in India on Editorial Jobs

According to ?Human Resource and Skill Requirements in the IT and ITES Industry Sector (2022)report, the IT service spending is expected to increase to US $ 1.5 to 1.7 trillion till 2022. Out of this the global market research and analytics segment is expected to worth US $ 60 billion with an outsource component of US $ 25 to 30 billion. A lot more areas are likely to witness KPO activity spanning patent advisory (in addition to patent filing/documentation), high-end research and analytics, online market research, and legal advisory. It is expected that the share of IT and ITES would change from about 75% and 25% respectively to about 60% and 40% respectively, indicating an increasing share for the ITES (BPO/KPO) segment. Based on the trends witnessed in productivity and the likely growth potential of the IT and ITES industry, it is expected that the industry would employ about 7.5 million persons directly by 2022.

The engineering Services and R&D: This segment is worth over US $ 7.3 billion in exports and has witnessed a growth of 25% since 2004. Engineering services and R&D is expected to touch US $ 50 billion in revenues by 2020.

The growth of R&D industry will in turn ensure high demand forAssociate-Editorial jobs.

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