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Publishing Controller - Part-time

A leading Professional Publisher of information engineering sector based in Hertfordshire is looking to recruit an Publishing Controller on a part-time, 28 hours a week basis responsible for managing the production and publishing processes for conferences, and journals.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • ensuring papers are published on time, to budget and to quality
  • monitoring files from outsourced suppliers and partners
  • supporting the introduction of new journals and conferences into peer review and production systems
  • looking for ways to improve systems and processes

The successful candidate will ideally have a good grasp of publishing, strong attention to detail and be an excellent team player. Good technical skills particularly in file manipulation using XML is essential, as well as a logical approach to problem solving. The successful candidate will also have a good knowledge of peer review software, CMS and Excel. This is a part-time role based 1 day a week in the office working with a collaborative and friendly team!

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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Publishing Controller - Part-time

Inspired Selection, Hertfordshire
Part-time, Permanent
Academic, Professional, STM
Production, Publishing

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