Editorial Assistant (Publishing)

K H R Recruitment Specialists
£16000 - £17000/annum
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
If you possess excellent grammar and communication skills and a keen interest in publishing then a position as an editorial assistant could be for you.

In this role you will support senior editorial staff in all aspects of the administration,
commissioning, planning and producing of different publications.

You will need a great eye for detail, the ability to spot mistakes and excellent time
management skills, so that you always hit strict deadlines.

Duties may include:

-Supporting editorial staff in all activities leading to publication.
-Liaising with other in-house teams, writers, photographers, printers, designers and
production staff to negotiate and monitor timescales for stages in the publishing process.
-Summarising written material
-Correcting manuscripts
-Writing articles and reports
-Amending articles
-Keeping databases, spreadsheets and other records up to date
-Dealing with rights and permissions
-Proofing, editing and writing online content
-Assessing manuscripts and making recommendations on their publication to senior
editorial staff
-Using your own specialist knowledge to contribute ideas
-Assisting with the art direction and design of publications

Experience will include a degree in English, PR, Journalism, Media or other relevant areas.

Due to the location of the office, only drivers with their own transport can be considered
for this role.

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