Position: Junior Editor
We have a client in Northampton who are looking for 2 editors to join the production team for a year’s contract and also on a full time basis
Research, write, copy-edit, proofread and sign-off a wide range of products across a range of formats and novelties, to make the best product possible.
Make sure all files meet standards for editorial accuracy and quality during all stages, including fimal files, plotters and advances.
Make sure all books are produced to house style and fulfil the in-house brief.
Propose new titles and formats based on observation of the wider book market.
A good understanding of the editorial process
Good copy-editing and proofreading skills
Good feel for use of language appropriate to different readerships
Good organizational skills with the ability to prioritize tasks and support others
Good people management skills
Good problem-solving skills
A dynamic, proactive team player
As well as a full cv can you please send 5 or 6 examples of work that we can present to the client , the best way to do this is on a PDF document all in a single folder no more than 5-9mb in size, for web positions then 5 or 6 URLs of websites you have designed
Please make sure that your full address and details are included in your application for this role.