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Development Editor

Our client is a leading professional publisher developing knowledge and content for the HR, health and safety, accountancy and tax compliance sectors, they are seeking a Development Editor to join their team responsible for developing content across their portfolio in line with their customer needs.

The Development Editor will be responsible for developing a portfolio of products, working closely within their sector to identify market gaps and working with Editors to create the content itself. We are looking for a candidate to take real ownership of their sector, actively looking into market developments and sourcing authors to commission new content for products, as well as re-purposing existing content assets.

The successful candidate will have a sharp eye for detail, great communication skills and excellent people interaction and stakeholder management skills. With experience of working within a b2b publishing environment, the Development Editor will identify and turn hot topics into content development opportunities to support their growing client base. This is an exciting time to join a growing business in an exciting, product development driven role.

For a full description of the role, please send your CV with a brief paragraph outlining your relevant skills.

Closing Date: Early applications may be prioritised.

** Inspired Search & Selection are a publishing recruitment specialist who operate an Equal Opportunities policy. We treat all employees and job applicants fairly and equally regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, disability or union membership status.

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Development Editor

Full-time, Permanent
Academic, Educational, Professional, Publisher, STM
Content Manager, Editor, Content, Digital Editorial, Digital, Editorial, Product Management, Management, B2B

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