£20,000 - £30,000
Posted on: Wednesday 11 October, 2017
We are pleased to be recruiting for a new Editorial Assistant in our busy Oxford office. The position will be part time (60%, hours to be negotiated). We are seeking an enthusiastic, well-organised and detail-oriented candidate to support our Publishing Director. The ideal candidate will be a native English speaker with some understanding of academic publishing. Fluency in another language (French, German, Spanish, Portuguese and/or Italian) and experience with databases would be advantageous.
Soliciting and managing publicity materials
Arranging and coordinating peer review for book projects
Supporting author and editor correspondence
Maintaining editorial data in ERP software
Managing workload in an efficient and time-sensitive manner
Communicating with in-house editors and production team
The successful candidate will work well within a team and have excellent communication skills. She or he will need to maintain good relationships with authors and volume editors as well as colleagues in the Oxford office and in the other Peter Lang offices worldwide.
Please apply in the first instance with your covering letter and CV to the Publishing Director, Lucy Melville: firstname.lastname@example.org
Salary description: £20,000 p.a. FTE
Deadline for application: 12 pm, Friday 27 October 2017