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Scientific Copy Editor

We have a fabulous new opportunity with a highly successful publisher of scientific journals. Based in London the Scientific Copy Editor will be responsible for copy-editing scientific manuscripts and oversee the journal production process, including the proofreading and administration of articles. This varied role will also involve liaising with authors, academic editors and the production team, therefore it is essential that you have strong communication skills and the flexibility to adapt to different types of tasks. This is a hybrid working role, where you will ideally work 2 days a week in the office.

The successful person will be educated to degree level in the life sciences and have demonstrable experience of copy-editing and proofreading ideally within the sciences, although this is not essential, as training will be provided, but this role requires meticulous attention to detail and strong IT skills.  This is a hybrid working role, with two days in the London office and three days working from home.

You will need to be familiar with scientific terminology and a high level of written English.

If you have a passion for science and research and a fantastic eye for detail, and you are looking to progress a career in scientific publishing please apply now.

For further details please send your CV and a short cover not outlining your interest and salary expectations.




Scientific Copy Editor

Redwood, London
Full-time, Permanent
Editor, Journals, Editorial
Salary description: 
Attractive salary

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