Editorial Assistant

Recruiter
INTERNATIONAL SOC OF ULTRASOUND IN OB &
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
05 Nov 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Editorial Assistant – Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology

ISUOG’s official journal, Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology (UOG), also known as the White Journal, is recognised as the leading peer-reviewed journal on imaging within the field of obstetrics and gynecology, publishing important research from all parts of the world. UOG has an impressive Impact Factor of 4.71, with more than 2 million article downloads each year. It is published monthly and features a completely international authorship and a fully electronic manuscript submission and review process.

We have an exciting opportunity for a well-organised self-starter to join our team as Editorial Assistant to support our Managing Editor and her staff in our West London-based editorial office. We are seeking candidates with an excellent command of written English, a strong scientific background (degree in biological or biomedical science essential, Master’s degree preferred), a keen eye for detail and interests in research methodology, academic publishing and science communication.

The successful candidate will support the administration and peer-review processes of the Journal, be responsible for promoting Journal content and will assist in the editorial processes, including copyediting and proofreading.

Before applying, please read the job and person specification and complete the application form, all available on our website. No agencies please.

To apply, please send the completed form along with your CV and covering letter to Sarah Hatcher (Managing Editor) via the button below by the end of Monday 16th October.

This position is available immediately so applications will be reviewed on receipt and candidates will be shortlisted for interview as soon as possible for an immediate start.

Please note that we are a charity with limited resources and it is not our policy to routinely acknowledge receipt of applications, nor to communicate in the event of your application being unsuccessful at shortlisting.