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Development Editor – ELT (maternity cover)

Due to an exciting period of expansion, a market leading educational publisher is looking for a Development Editor to join their ELT team and work on products for EMEA. This role is based in their North Hampshire offices and is a maternity cover (9-12 months).


Key duties:

  • Ensure key ELT EMEA projects are produced on time, to budget, and to specification
  • Manage the development of programmes for print and electronic delivery
  • Manage external freelance authors, editors, designers, and developers
  • Project manage a range of products including Student Books, other print components, and tech products through production
  • Edit manuscripts for content and/or copy edit manuscripts
  • Liaise with authors and maintain a positive and constructive author-editor relationship

Experience / skills required:

  • You must have solid demonstrable experience within a publishing role
  • Proven expertise in publishing ELT or ESL content is required
  • You will be proficient with standard Microsoft Office software with a working knowledge of Adobe Acrobat professional and InDesign
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal are essential
  • Previous experience working as a Development Editor in international markets and/or ELT teaching experience is highly desired

For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to

Contact:             Claire Louise Kemp

Tel:                    01865 339628

Atwood Tate embraces diversity and seeks to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and to develop a business culture that reflects that belief.  We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief.

Development Editor – ELT (maternity cover)

Atwood Tate, North Hampshire
Contract, Full-time
Educational, ELT, Publisher
Digital, Digital Editorial, Editorial
Salary description: 
Available on request
Project management, editorial