Senior Production Editor

A leading publisher of psychology journals, books, and psychometric assessments is looking for an experienced Production Editor to join their close-knit dynamic team. This role is based in their Oxford office.
 

Key duties:

  • Edit, check and project manage products from conception through to publication
  • Liaise with authors/developers and other relevant parties to prepare projects for production
  • Edit scripts, prepare product specifications, and oversee schedules and cost budgets
  • Prepare estimates of costs and revenues for projects in advance of publication
  • Draft and prepare publishing agreements and provide clear briefs for all products

Experience / skills required:

  • Production and project management experience in a publishing environment
  • Knowledge of end to end publishing process from contracts through to print and digital publication
  • Experience of contract drafting is essential
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft office skills essential, InDesign and XML skills are desirable)
  • Great attention to detail, a strong work ethic, plus willingness to learn
  • Knowledge of psychometrics / assessment tools would be advantageous

Applications ASAP Please

 

For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to lucyslater@atwoodtate.co.uk

Contact:            Lucy Slater

Tel:                   020 7034 7821

Atwood Tate embraces diversity and seeks to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and to develop a business culture that reflects that belief.  We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief.

Reference: 
5913
Company: 
Location (free text): 
Oxford
Location (from list): 
Oxford
Type: 
Project Management, Editorial, Production
Job sector: 
Professional
Employment type: 
Permanent
Application email: 
Required skills: 
Production
Salary description: 
Available on request