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Assistant Editor

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MDPI

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1mo ago

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Manchester

AI generated summary

  • The candidate must have a Masters degree in subjects related to engineering, sensors, biosensors, or various fields of biology, with excellent English skills and proficiency in MS Office. They should be a team player, detail-oriented, and possess strong organizational, communication, and time management skills. Prior experience in scholarship publishing, creating presentations, and writing is advantageous.
  • The Assistant Editor at MDPI will support the editorial process, organize peer reviews, handle communication, collaborate with teams, and ensure accurate and timely publication of scholarly articles.

Graduate Job

Media & Journalism‚ÄĘManchester

Description

  • To strengthen our Editorial team, we are looking for recent graduates who are eager to stay connected to scientific research by helping researchers worldwide publish their latest results. The position of Assistant Editor is a full-time and permanent position based in our city center office in Manchester, UK.

Requirements

  • A Masters degree, in one of the following subjects: Engineering, Sensors, Biosensors, Remote Sensing, Zoology, Ecology and Conservation, Animal Diseases, Animal Behaviour
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Team player with the capability to work in a dynamic, international environment
  • Detail oriented with the capacity to see the big picture
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Very good communication and coordination skills
  • Professional experience with scholarship publishing is an advantage
  • Experience in creating presentations and writing is an asset

Education requirements

Masters

Area of Responsibilities

Media & Journalism

Responsibilities

  • Support the editorial process for academic research journals in your domain of expertise
  • Organize peer review process for submitted manuscripts and coordinate editorial decisions
  • Handle email communication between the parties involved in the publication process
  • Collaborate with other members of the editorial team and production team
  • Ensure that scholarly articles are accurately edited and published according to tight deadlines with a high degree of consistency

Application process

  • At MDPI, you will be joining an international team, working for the largest open-access publisher in the world. Among the benefits of working for MDPI, you can expect:
  • A competitive salary, including our quarterly bonus scheme, which rewards high-performing editors.
  • 5% pay rise after passing the six-month probation period (10% pay rise for PhD holders).
  • Focused support from your group leader, who is your first point of contact for any issues.
  • Flexible start time, between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m.
  • One moving day per year.
  • Monthly socials and seasonal parties
  • Continental office breakfast and snacks throughout the day!

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Manchester

Benefits

  • At MDPI, you will be joining an international team, working for the largest open-access publisher in the world. Among the benefits of working for MDPI, you can expect:
  • A competitive salary, including our quarterly bonus scheme, which rewards high-performing editors.
  • 5% pay rise after passing the six-month probation period (10% pay rise for PhD holders).
  • Focused support from your group leader, who is your first point of contact for any issues.
  • Flexible start time, between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m.
  • One moving day per year.
  • Monthly socials and seasonal parties
  • Continental office breakfast and snacks throughout the day!