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Editor / Senior Editor (temp role)
Location: Central London This Job Has Expired
Job Type: Editorial
Salary: Daily rate of £100 - 125
Posted: 27 February 2013
Type: Temp/Freelance
Ref: 2311
Job Description

Urgent requirement for an Editor / Senior Editor at leading professional publisher in central London. This is initially on a 4 week assignment starting immediately.


Key duties:

·          Editing and checking material in the established style of functional area and preparing material for updating
Responsible for checking material for publication in print or electronic format

·          Ensuring XML is correct and that multiple output types are correct

·          Work effectively with other departments to ensure integrity of print and online product

·          Draw up guidance where required



Experience / skills required:

·          Previous experience in professional publishing

·          The role holder will have a sound grasp of editorial principles and concepts

·          Understanding of the technical systems used to create and upload electronic content

·          An ability to problem-solve and enthusiasm for working on print and electronic products

·          Good communication skills

·          Good working knowledge of XML and Microsoft office packages


NB: This assignment is not available to PAYE candidates, so you will either need to be paid through our Umbrella company who will manage your tax, NI and holiday pay (please ask for details) or work as a limited company contractor.

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


Contact:            Claire Law

Tel:                   020 7487 8314


Atwood Tate acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent and contract vacancies and an Employment Business for interim and temporary recruitment.

Atwood Tate embraces diversity and seeks to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and to develop a business culture that reflects that belief. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief.

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