Graduate Online Scientific Editor

Graduate Online Scientific Editor

Job Title: Graduate Online Scientific Editor
Contract Type: Immediate Start Graduate Role
Location: London
Salary: £21000 - £22000 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH3315_1631716654
Contact Name: Mark Newland
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 15, 2021 15:37

Job Description

Job Title: Graduate Online Scientific Editor
Job Location: London (work from home opportunities)
Job Salary: Circa £21K

Our client is an established online, open-access publisher of two peer reviewed digital publications, addressing key scientific, regulatory, business and manufacturing challenges and advances through publication of articles, infographics, videos, podcasts and an extensive webinar programme

Job Description
The Online Editor projects editor will be responsible for the typesetting, editing and uploading of our online scientific content. The goal is to ensure all our online content is produced to deadline, to high visual standard, whilst maintaining scientific accuracy and clarity.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Article layout, including creating the PDF for each article using Indesign and Illustrator (Adobe Creative Suite).
  • Proofreading and editing articles.
  • Ensuring all online content is created and uploaded to deadline, maintaining quality and accuracy.
  • Liaison with in-house teams within marketing and editorial to ensure timely publication of articles and multimedia content

Essential skills and experience:

  • BSc in bioscience subject or similar
  • Passionate about science communication
  • Hands on experience with MS Office, InDesign, Photoshop or other publishing tools (although training will be provided in all platforms)
  • Excellent English
  • A good eye for detail is key
  • Fantastic time-management skills