Senior Editor – Medicine OA Journals

£ Competitive + Benefits   •   Cambridge   •   Permanent   •   Full Time   •   ASAP

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Our client, a leading and growing not-for-profit STM Open Access journal publisher, is looking for a Senior Editor to join its Medicine OA Journals team.

The Senior Editor is the strategic lead in their subject area and in coordination with, and reporting to the Managing Editor, they are responsible for creating and implementing a vision for their OA content. The main responsibilities include:

  • Handling research manuscripts, from submission through peer review and publication.
  • Interacting with reviewers and academic editors around manuscript assessment and review, and clearly communicating decisions to authors.
  • Being involved with editorial writing, press releases, editors’ summaries and other related materials
  • Participating in the daily running of the journal, including non-research content
  • Being involved in the advocacy activities including conference travel, lab visits and engaging in journal social media activities
  • Liaise with Editorial Board Members to identify areas of interest to the journal and to maximise the journal’s outreach efforts.
  • Network within the scientific and medical community

The successful candidate will have considerable editorial experience in peer-reviewed medical journals publishing. Educated with MD or PhD. You will have excellent communication and presentation skills, have superb analytical skills and be highly organised and efficient with strong problem-solving abilities.

You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, strong benefits and the chance to work in an innovative and truly collaborative environment.

To apply for this position, click on the Apply Now button below or send your CV to enquiries@telferpartners.com quoting the reference TP 486. For an initial, confidential discussion please call us on +44(0)1223632510.

Early applications are preferred.

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