Job title: Junior Desk Editor
Company: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd
Location: Camberley, Surrey
Is the role full-time? Yes
Is the role permanent? Yes
Salary: £21,000
Contact: [email protected]
Closing date: TBC, early applications encouraged.

Job description

Edward Elgar Publishing is an award-winning international publisher of academic and professional books, with a strong focus on the social sciences and legal fields.

EEP is seeking a highly organized and enthusiastic graduate to join its busy editorial team as a junior desk editor on a full-time basis. The successful candidate will liaise with editors, production and editorial staff, suppliers and freelances. You will need to be careful and methodical as well as flexible and adaptable.

You should have some experience in an editorial role, with good attention to detail and strong spelling and grammatical skills. Excellent communication, organizational and digital skills are essential requirements. The successful candidate will have knowledge of Microsoft Word and Adobe and will demonstrate enthusiasm to develop their skillset. Experience of InDesign and Photoshop are also required.

Benefits include: hybrid working pattern, season ticket loans, cycle-to-work scheme, childcare voucher scheme, group personal pension scheme, long-term disability insurance scheme and an employee assistance programme.

This is a full-time position, working 35 hours per week, based in our offices in Camberley, Surrey, UK. Working arrangements will be discussed at interview.

To apply, please submit a covering letter and CV to [email protected]

A full job description is available upon request.

Salary: £21,000 per annum.