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Journal Publishing Editor

Are you looking to further your editorial career in scientific publishing? We are working with an established international publisher of scientific books and journals, who are now looking to hire a Journal Publishing Editor to develop their STEM portfolio.

Their office is in Central London, but they are open to consider hybrid and remote working arrangements.

The Journal Editor will be responsible for:

  • Developing a portfolio of Open Access STEM journals through new launches and journal acquisitions
  • Keeping abreast of latest research and trends to identify areas for special issues and approach guest editors
  • Monitoring performance of allocated journals, collaborating with the rest of the editorial team to meet portfolio objectives
  • Attending relevant conferences and events
  • Maintaining quality control of editorial, production and publishing operations for own portfolio

This role requires a solid academic background in a scientific discipline, and some experience in STEM publishing, together with great relationship management skills and ability to work on multiple projects. If this sounds like you, get in touch to learn more!

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.

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Journal Publishing Editor

Full-time, Home Working, Permanent
Academic, STM
Editor, Digital Editorial, Digital, Editorial, Journals, Publishing

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