London, Greater London (Hybrid)
£28,500 - £34,500 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description
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This is an exciting opportunity for a talented and ambitious Editorial Coordinator with a strong understanding and passion for science and Open Access publishing to join our team.

As an integral member of our team, the role-holder will be responsible for the management of the peer review system for the three society journals, supporting the Editors in the handling and processing of incoming manuscripts. The Editorial Coordinator will also be required to assist in the implementation of the journal strategies, including managing commissioned articles and review series, recruiting and onboarding Editorial board members, and identifying areas for improvement within the peer review process.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Carrying out quality-control checks on new submissions
  • Ensuring peer review is conducted in a timely manner
  • Monitor and report on journal KPIs
  • Provide administrative support in the organisation and minuting of external and internal meetings
  • Work with Publisher operations and production teams
  • Support the commissioning work of the Journals Manager
  • Attend Society conferences and meetings as a representative for the journal and Society

We encourage applications from all sections of the community.

We will be actively interviewing for this role so the role may close before the date advertised.

Refreshed on: 26 May 2022
Closed date: 09 June 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Marketing

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