Assistant - Editor Policy Office - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Policy Officer, provides editorial support in the policy development process. The assistant editor works with policy stewards, as assigned, to research and develop policy content; to make revisions and tracks changes to policy drafts throughout the policy process; and, to provide general proofreading and editorial support.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelors degree plus 1 year of related experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

Degree in English, political science, or a similar background.

Previous work in a policy development setting desirable but not necessary.


Familiar with and experienced with using the Chicago Manual of Style.

Editing experience.

Previous policy development experience is a plus.


Solid research and writing skills.
Familiarity with Microsoft Word.


Ability to become self-educated about new subject areas in policy.

Pay Range

$16.05 - $20.06

Special Instructions to Applicants

1) Please provide 2 professional letters of reference (for recent graduates, this may include a reference from a college instructor) with your online application.

2) Provide 2 editing samples with your online application.

3) Provide 2 writing samples with your online application.

NOTE: You may provide a web link to an electronic portfolio as an alternative to items 2 and 3.

Keyword Phrases

  • Institutional Dev/Planning
  • Assistant - Editor Policy Office
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Institutional Research and Planning
  • Other Administrative
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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