Posted on: Friday 09 June, 2017
Schofield & Sims is seeking an enthusiastic and skilled Desk Editor to work on high-quality educational resources for the primary market.
An ideal role for an Assistant Editor or Editorial Assistant looking to take on more responsibility, this is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic independent publisher and become a key member of a fast-growing and friendly team. The successful candidate will be well-organised and self-motivated with a meticulous eye for detail. Excellent levels of written and verbal communication are essential, as is a proven interest in education and the needs of young learners.
Key responsibilities include:
•liaising with authors, designers and freelance contacts
•hands-on copyediting and proofreading
•writing illustration briefs
•drafting back cover copy
•assisting in the creation of marketing materials
•conducting market research
•overseeing permissions clearance.
A competitive salary is on offer depending on skills and experience. To apply for this position, please send your CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
by Friday 30th June.