Remote
£23,000 - £25,000 per year + Benefits
Contract, 8 month Fixed Term Contract, Full-time
Job description

Publishing Assistant - 8 Month Fixed Term Contract

The Biochemical Society (Society) and Portland Press Limited (PPL) are looking for an enthusiastic and driven individual to join the editorial team as a Publishing Assistant, supporting the Publisher. The successful candidates working across all products in the Portland Press portfolio of journals and working closely with members across the entire team on projects/work that will impact editorial, production and marketing activities, contributing to development of the end-to-end publishing offering. This role will also support the team in making changes to the journal websites as required, with the support of the Digital Content Editor.

​Applicants must be efficient and highly competent in the use of common software packages, including CRM (customer relationship management) systems, Cloud-based processing or tracking systems, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, Outlook. This is an opportunity to join a friendly and dynamic team, and build relationships with key stakeholders in the scientific community.

​Please note that the position is advertised as remote, however options are available for working within an office in London up to a few days per week, should that be preferred.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing date: 10th June 2022

“Please note that this role is home-based and interviews will be virtual”.

For more information, please visit our website.

Please send a CV and covering letter via the button below. It is important that you DO NOT include your Personal Information i.e. name and contact details in your CV or Cover Letter

This is because the Society is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies to support staff from different backgrounds.

The Society takes the security of your data seriously. It has internal policies and controls in place to ensure that your data is not lost, accidentally destroyed, misused or disclosed, and is not accessed except by our employees in the proper performance of their duties.

Please note that due to limited resources it is not possible for the Society to acknowledge receipt of applications. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. 

“We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United Kingdom. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.”

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Refreshed on: 01 June 2022
Closed date: 10 June 2022 at 17:00
Job ref: BS5422
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