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Editorial Assistant

We have a fantastic opportunity for a talented Editorial Assistant to join an evolving department in a highly prestigious professional organisation based in Central London. With modern offices in London, our client has a future-focused publishing team, and publishes a range of legal publishing products including journals, newsletters, books and e-products.

This a two main areas of responsibility. Firstly, to help to ensure the smooth-running of the department by supporting the editorial team with administrative duties and being the first point of contact, and secondly to undertake editorial and production tasks across written, audio and digital formats including copy-editing, proofreading and liaising with editors and freelancers - as well as contributing to social media output and uploading digital content.

Essential Skills and Experience:

- Good working of knowledge of Excel, MS Word

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

- Proactive and enthusiastic

- Organised and eager to learn and develop within the company

- Experience working within publishing or an administrative role

Desirable

- Website CMS systems; InDesign; Illustrator; Photoshop

If you have Editorial Administrative experience and are keen to grow within a influential professional company then we would love to hear from you!

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.

In May 2019, Inspired Search & Selection pledged to promote The Book Trade Charity. As a charity, BTBS offer financial help to people (particularly those under the age of 30) looking for jobs in the book trade, including help with interview costs, to help support paid internships and work experience and for other opportunities for development. Please follow this link to check eligibility and further support.

Editorial Assistant

Full-time, Permanent
Academic, Professional
Editor, Content, Digital Editorial, Digital, Editorial, Assistant

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