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Editorial and Research Assistants
Editorial and research assistants work for many kinds of publishers, publications, and corporations. They assist editors with the tasks necessary to provide clearly written, accurate reading material. Both positions tend to be entry-level jobs that may provide the opportunity for advancement. Editorial and research assistants may be assigned to support one editor or writer, an editorial team, or an entire department. They may work on one project at a time or several projects simultaneously.