Job title: Project Manager - Journals, academic
Company: Newgen Publishing UK Ltd
Location: Remote
Salary: £26,000-£28,000 depending on experience
Is the role permanent? Permanent
Is the role full-time? Full time
Contact details: Please send your CV and covering letter to [email protected]
Closing date: 12th June

Job description


  • Project management of a key account’s journals through production, managing article/report workflows from receipt of manuscript to delivery of final files.
  • Liaising with the author, the client, journal editors and suppliers. Keeping both the client and author updated on the production of a report/article and responding to any queries.
  • Supplying work to freelance copyeditors as required; monitoring their work and providing feedback as necessary.
  • Checking author and proofreader corrections and revised proofs.
  • Working closely with the typesetting and technology teams to ensure the customer is receiving a high-quality service.
  • Delivering to KPIs including quality and schedule.
  • Involvement in workflow efficiency and innovation within the account managed.
  • Helping to support the implementation of new technology and platforms.
  • Attending regular meetings with the Project Leader.

Skills, Qualifications and Experience

  • a minimum 2 years’ relevant experience in STM or academic publishing, preferably in a journal's operation.
  • a high aptitude for excellent customer service.

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