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Development Editor (Primary ELT)

Available upon request
Date Posted:
03 Aug 2018
Vacancy Type:
Job Description
Due to an exciting period of expansion, a market leading educational publisher is looking for a Development Editor to join their ELT team to work on primary school products for EMEA. This is a full time role based in their North Hampshire offices.

Key duties:

Ensure key ELT EMEA print and digital projects are produced on time, to budget, and to specification
Manage the development of programmes for print and electronic delivery
Commission and Manage external freelance authors, editors, designers, and developers
Project manage a range of products including Student Books, other print components, and tech products (audio/video) through production
Edit manuscripts for content and/or copy edit manuscripts
Research, analyse and gather market feedback to inform publishing strategy

Experience / skills required:

You must have solid demonstrable experience within a publishing role
Proven expertise in publishing ELT or ESL content is required
A proven record of leading the development of editorial and digital projects
You will be proficient with standard Microsoft Office software with a working knowledge of Adobe Acrobat professional and InDesign
Good communication skills, both written and verbal are essential
Excellent organisational and project management skills with the ability to handle multiple projects 
Previous experience working as a Development Editor in international markets and/or Primary ELT teaching experience is highly desired

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

Contact:        Claire Carrington-Smith       
Tel:               01865 339 532

Closing date for applications: midday on Tuesday 14th August

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.