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Production Editor

Location:
Central London
Salary:
Available on request
Date Posted:
06 Aug 2018
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Reference:
7188
Job Description

We have an excellent opportunity for a Production Editor to join an award-winning independent publisher of business titles for the professional and academic market.  Based in central London, this ideal candidate will have had experience as Desk Editorial/Copy Editorial working on a books list.

Key duties:

  • Project managing your own list of titles through all stages of production
  • Brief and liaise with freelancers, pre-press suppliers, text designers, consultant editors and authors
  • Collate proofs, check revises and complete a Passed for Press Checklist
  • Coordinate and manage costs and schedules for all titles
  • Deal with printer queries and ensure that books are delivered to the warehouse in time
  • Keep schedule and information updated in Biblio
  • Commission and brief freelance proof-readers

Experience / skills required:

  • Project managing your own list of titles through all stages of production
  • Brief and liaise with freelancers, pre-press suppliers, text designers, consultant editors and authors
  • Collate proofs, check revises and complete a Passed for Press Checklist
  • Coordinate and manage costs and schedules for all titles
  • Deal with printer queries and ensure that books are delivered to the warehouse in time
  • Keep schedule and information updated in Biblio
  • Commission and brief freelance proof-readers

For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to clarechan@atwoodtate.co.uk

Contact:             Clare Chan
Tel:                    0203 574 4428

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.