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Production 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 Production Editor to join their team responsible for checking and processing content through the publishing systems.

Working closely with the content teams, the Production Editor will be responsible for tagging the content and checking it so it can be processed efficiently through the publishing systems. We are looking for a candidate with a strong eye for detail, the Production Editor will be responsible for checking content for spelling, grammar and editorial errors adhering to house style, constantly reviewing progress against schedules and working closely with technical editors and the editorial and production manager.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and a good eye for detail as well as strong technical ability, ideally with some knowledge of XML though this is not essential. The ability to prioritise, work in a fast paced environment and work with a broad range of stakeholders is important. If you're looking for your first step into publishing please don't hesitate to get in touch.

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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Production Editor

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

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