Assistant Production Editor, 1 month contract, Journals, Central London
A leading academic publisher based in central London is seeking an enthusiastic Assistant Production Editor to join their busy and hardworking Journals production team in their central London office for a short term contract to cover until the end of February 2013.
Supporting a team of Production Editors, the role will involve a wide range of activities including:
- Data entry, preparation of files for the copyeditor and typesetter; proof collation; approving online files
- Assist with administrative tasks
The successful candidate will have experience of academic journals editorial production and a good understanding of typesetting, printing and design, and online publication. You should have an understanding of copyediting and proofreading (further training may be given) and excellent administrative skills along with good Microsoft Word and Excel skills. Meticulous attention to detail is essential, as is a high level of numeracy, excellent written and verbal communication skills, outstanding organisational skills and the ability to work effectively both in a team and to your own initiative.
To apply for the role please send a CV, covering letter and details of salary expectations to Esme Richardson at Inspired Selection publishing recruitment agency by email: email@example.com. CVs asap please, early applications may be prioritised.