The Royal Society, the UK's premier scientific body, has a dynamic and growing publishing operation and, as part of our strategic development, we wish to appoint an Editorial Co-ordinator.
This role will provide support across several publications, including Journal of the Royal Society Interface and Interface Focus. The post holder will play a key role in working with authors and editors to ensure high quality of published papers. The post holder will be involved in the assessment of papers submitted for publication, including the peer-review process, and assisting with the development of our prestigious journals. This is an excellent opportunity for someone beginning a career in scientific publishing. A degree in a scientific subject is essential.
The ideal post holder will have some basic Publishing experience. Attention to detail and an eye for accuracy is a must. You will also be an enthusiastic team player who is able to work with a diverse range of people and stakeholders. An interest in publishing and social media is highly beneficial.
In return, we offer a comprehensive package of benefits including:
- 30 days' holiday (plus three nominated days)
- Generous pension provision
- Interest-free season ticket loan
- Subsidised medical and dental insurance
- Onsite restaurant
- Active social programme
- Employee Assistance Programme
To apply, please select the relevant position in our recruitment portal. You can access this by visiting our Jobs page. Please select the relevant position and submit a CV and application letter. Please include your current and expected salary.
Closing date: Friday 4 August 2017