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Production Editor

Permanent, full-time position

Salary: Up to £24,000 depending on experience

Fully remote

The academic department of a growing publishing services company is looking to hire a Production Editor to work on their roster of client publications.

Our client specialises in providing editorial and project management services to academic and educational publishers, managing projects from concept to product delivery.

This varied role will be vital to the company in continuing to ensure the timely delivery of high-quality print and digital projects for their customers.

This role would suit someone who is organised by nature, has an eye for editorial accuracy and is a strong communicator.


  • Oversee editorial production of a list of academic titles, from receipt of author's manuscript to supply of final files to the client.
  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders throughout the process. ● Managing the schedule and the budget for each title.


  • Commission and supply work to freelance copy-editors, indexers and proofreaders as required.
  • Keep clients and authors updated on the progress of each title and respond to any queries.
  • Liaise with typesetters for typesetting and corrected proofs for revision.
  • Supply final files to the client on time and on budget.
  • Attend team meetings online as required.


  • Competitive salary up to £24,000, dependent on experience.
  • Fully remote.
  • Pension contributions.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Generous holiday allowance of 25 annual leave days.
  • Opportunity for career development and progression within a growing company.

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Production Editor

Full-time, Permanent
Academic, Publisher
Publishing, Production, Editorial
Production Editor
Salary description: 
Up to £24,000

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