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Temp Managing Editor


Our client a highly reputable Charity in London, are looking for a Temporary Managing Editor to start immediately to assist with the completion of a new publication. Working towards the finished article, you will be tasked to manage the editorial and production work for the print and digital products.


In this role you will be responsible for:


  • Restructuring and re-writing
  • Responsible for editing and tone of voice
  • Working with stakeholders, authors and freelancers
  • Commissioning
  • Working towards set budget and delivery date
  • Final quality control for print books and digital products
  • Implementation of new process and workflows



The successful candidate will have proven experience in managing a publication from start to finish with an excellent knowledge of the professional publishing process. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential, alongside project management skills.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly respected charity. If you fit the above then please get in touch with Jennie at Inspired Selection.

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 Selection operates 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.

In May 2019, Inspired Search & Selection pledged to promote The Book Trade Charity. As a charity, BTBS offer financial help to people (particularly those under the age of 30) looking for jobs in the book trade, including help with interview costs, to help support paid internships and work experience and for other opportunities for development. Please follow this link ( to check eligibility and further support.


Temp Managing Editor