Managing Editor (STM Books)

Available on request
14 Jun 2019
30 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The publications department of a professional association based a short commute from London or Oxford has an exciting opening for a Managing Editor to work on their print and digital publications. In the role you will be supporting the business with the development of architectural, engineering and technical publications, and project managing the editorial process from draft to final submission. This is a great opportunity work in a varied, exciting and interesting role and would be a fantastic fit for someone who enjoys building relationships with authors and overseeing the full publishing process.

Managing Editor Key duties:

• Commission, edit, produce and project manage a range of technical and management publications from draft to final document in multiple print and digital formats.
• Manage the peer review process.
• Identify and act on commercial opportunities to adapt or create new tailored content.
• Ensure that technical information is produced to company standards.
• Deputise for the Business Unit Head as required.

Managing Editor Experience / skills required:

• Proven commissioning experience within STM publishing ideally within books.
• Good IT skills and understanding of electronic publishing processes.
• Strong commercial, organisational and communication skills.
• Experience of building strong and effective relationships with authors.
• Previous experience with technical publications is highly desirable.

For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to

Contact: Stephanie Hall


For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to

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