Junior Editor

A1 People
26 Apr 2019
24 May 2019
Contract Types
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Editorial, Print, Retail
Job Functions

Position: Junior Editor 

Location: Northampton

Salary: 18-20k

Ref: 15758-4087

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 awareness of formats, age-ranges and subject matters

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

Good communicator

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.