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Title: Editorial Assistant
Description:
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES



Routledge, one of the world’s leading commercial academic publishers, seeks an editorial assistant for its sociology publishing program. The editorial assistant will support one senior editor with all phases of the book publication process from the conceptual stage to the finished book and beyond. The assistant will be responsible for a variety of tasks including:

routine correspondence with authors;
tracking projects at various stages of reviewing, editing, production, and publication;
commissioning reviews for projects under consideration;
preparing manuscripts for transmittal to production including checking and processing permissions and coordinating Library of Congress and copyright registration;
securing endorsements for books;
assisting in drafting and proofreading book information copy; and
working with marketing, sales, accounting, and production departments.


The duties may include convention travel, market research, report creation, and related administrative support tasks.



Qualifications:

B.A. or equivalent educational experience. Candidate must have excellent organizational abilities, strong computer skills, experience with standard computer programs (Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, etc.), and impeccable language (grammar and spelling) and communication (oral and written) skills. Ideal candidates will be highly organized and have the ability to balance a variety of responsibilities and handle many projects simultaneously. An interest or background in sociology, social work, or women’s and gender studies is a plus.



The Company - Taylor & Francis Group an Informa Business

Informa is a leading academic publishing, business intelligence, knowledge and events business, creating unique content and connectivity for customers all over the world. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a member of the FTSE 100.

Taylor & Francis Group operates globally and produces high quality, peer reviewed books and journals. We produce unique, trusted content by expert authors, spreading knowledge and promoting discovery globally. We aim to broaden thinking and advance understanding, providing academics and professionals with a platform to share ideas and realise their individual potential.

To find out more about our business and the great career opportunities please go to our Careers Site: http://www.taylorandfrancisgroup.com/careers

Taylor & Francis is committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability status, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
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Company: TAYLOR & FRANCIS GROUP
How To Apply For This Job: https://careers.taylorandfrancisgroup.com/displayjob.aspx?jobid=1525
Date Posted: 4/27/2017 (Ongoing Job Posting)


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