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Closing date: 14/02/2013
Company: Inspired Selection
Location: London (Greater)
Type: Administration & Secretarial
Salary Description: On Application
Our client, a highly renowned scientific publications organisation is looking for an Editorial Administrator to assist with their journals publication. This vacancy will be based in London and is an exciting opportunity for a candidate with a science background with an interest in publishing to begin a new career.
Key functions and responsibilities of this role include supporting the Peer Review Process by operating the online system, researching and adding new reviewers and liaising between authors, reviewers and editor ensuring an efficient and timely process. You will also be required to give general administrative support in the Journal Publication process by processing fees and overseeing payments, monitoring and reporting on the speed and performance of the process, maintaining the in-house databases, supporting arrangements for meetings as required and maintaining editorial information on various websites.
The successful candidate will be familiar with scientific research and the peer review process as well as being skilled in using Microsoft Office and learning new software programs quickly. You will have high customer service standards and excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. You will also be detail oriented and highly organised with the ability to work well in teams as well as manage your own time effectively. A science qualification or equivalent would be advantageous.
Closing date: 15 February 2013
To apply for the role please send a CV, covering letter and details of salary expectations to Chelsea Vernon at Inspired Selection publishing recruitment agency by email: email@example.com. CVs asap please, early applications may be prioritised.