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Editorial Assistant

Salary £20,000 - £22,000
Location London, Buckinghamshire
Job Type Permanent
Size 20-50
Job overview
We're working with a scientific publishing and media company based in Bourne End, Buckinghamshire. They are looking to hire a graduate Editorial Assistant to join their publishing team.

If you’re interested in Publishing Graduate Jobs in Buckinghamshire, and you want to kick-start your career at a continually growing scientific publishing and media company, this Editorial Assistant graduate job could be the one for you. Take a look...

Company profile

In this Editorial Assistant graduate job, you will be joining the UK office of a scientific publishing and media company who are a big presence within the sector. Up and running for over 20 years, their UK HQ has now added staff to Switzerland, France and Australia. They publish highly regarded scientific journals across multiple disciplines and create and distribute media utilised by physicians across the globe. Due to continued success, they are looking to add several talented graduates to their London office.

Job description

In this Editorial Assistant graduate job, your main duties will include will supporting the content teams (both print and digital). In this varied role, that is part-marketing, part-administration, you'll be supporting in all aspects in the delivery of content for the six digital, open-access journals and content site-wide. This is the perfect role for a graduate looking to kick-start their career in publishing / marketing.

Key responsibilities

In this Editorial Assistant job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the Managing Editors in the publication of the six journals, plus any new products where appropriate
  • Supporting the team with the organisation of independent digital content such as video interviews, webinars and roundtables; including direct communication with doctors and research into therapy areas
  • Supporting the delivery and editing of offline educational materials, including quality checks and approval of content
  • Producing copy for marketing materials such as fliers and press releases as needed
  • Assisting in the creation of content and act as site administrator as needed
  • Working with digital teams to ensure the website and content databases are up-to-date

Job requirements

  • A 2.1 from a top university (Science degrees are a plus!)
  • Excellent relationship-building and communication skills
  • Top writing and editing skills
  • An interest in science and technology
  • Well presented, confident and enthusiastic

Benefits of the job

  • A competitive basic graduate salary of between £20,000 - £22,000, depending on experience
  • Lovely offices in Bourne End, Buckinghamshire that are 40 mins from Central London
  • Plenty of training and mentoring provided
  • Join a rapidly growing company with a lot of scope for quick progression

Looking for Editorial Assistant Jobs in Greater London and want to join a continually growing scientific publishing and media company? If you’re an ambitious graduate with great communication skills, apply for this Editorial Assistant graduate job today!

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