Closing date: Tuesday, 23rd August 2022 4 days left
Assistant Editor: Methods in Ecology and Evolution
We are seeking an enthusiastic candidate with outstanding communication skills and an interest in further developing their career in academic publishing to join our journals’ publications team.
Contract: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £32,999 (Band F, Point 1)
Working pattern: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm
Location: London – within easy walking distance of Angel and Old Street tube stations
Closing date: This position will be closed when we have received several strong candidates for the role, no later than 23 August 2022.
Interviews: Interviews will be held over Microsoft Teams on Monday 5 September 2022
We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual with demonstrable experience in an academic publishing role. You will have excellent organisational and time management abilities, great attention to detail and interpersonal skills, and be competent in Microsoft IT packages including Microsoft Office.
You will assist the BES in publishing one of the Society’s world-renowned journals. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking for an interesting and varied editorial role to be part of an experienced publications team.
About the role
Based in our office in London and reporting to the Managing Editor, the Assistant Editor will take overall responsibility for the day-to-day running of the journal but will also work closely with the rest of the publications team.
Core duties will include: