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Managing Editor

A new Managing Editor vacancy has become available in the editorial team of a leading membership society for medical professionals. This role will support the Publications Director with day-to-day operations of a portfolio of journals and video tutorials.

They offer a hybrid arrangement with 2 days a week in Windsor and 3 at home.

The Managing Editor will play a central role in the running and strategic development of a flagship subscription-based journal, another Open Access title, and an online collection of video-based tutorials. They will liaise with the partner publisher of the journals and work closely with authors, editors and reviewers to ensure the smooth running of the publishing process and the high quality of all published content. They will also collaborate on the creation of multi-media content related to the portfolio, including podcast and webinars.

The successful candidate will have a solid background in journals management and portfolio development, and will be familiar with latest trends in STM publishing and Open Access. Familiarity with publishing tools and platforms such as Editorial Manager would be ideal.

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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Managing Editor

Inspired Selection, Berkshire
Full-time, Permanent
Academic, STM
Editor, Digital Editorial, Digital, Editorial, Journals, Publishing

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