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Content Editor, Copyholder, News Copy Editor, Typesetter, Copy Chief, Desk Editor, Proofer, Copy Editor, Editorial Assistant, Proofreader
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What you Need to Know
- English Language — Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.See more occupations related to this knowledge.
- Communications and Media — Knowledge of media production, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods. This includes alternative ways to inform and entertain via written, oral, and visual media.
- Computers and Electronics — Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.
Top Technology Requirements Included in Job Postings
- Computer based training software — Adobe Systems Adobe Captivate; InScribe
- Desktop publishing software — Adobe Systems Adobe FrameMaker; Adobe Systems Adobe InDesign; Quark Xpress
- Graphics or photo imaging software — Adobe Systems Adobe Illustrator; Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop; Microsoft Visio
- Video creation and editing software — Adobe Systems Adobe After Effects; Apple Final Cut Pro X; Avid Technology Media Composer
- Word processing software — Adobe Systems Adobe InCopy; Microsoft Word; Serenity Software Editor; Whitesmoke
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