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Editorial Project Manager

Available upon request
Date Posted:
12 Feb 2019
Advertising End Date:
03 Mar 2019
Vacancy Type:
Job Description
A leading independent book publisher is looking for an Editorial Project Manager to join their Oxford team, working on their specialist non-fiction titles. The publisher is looking for an enthusiastic candidate with previous project editorial experience to take direct responsibility for a range of titles from handover of manuscript through to publication. 

Key duties:

Managing the editorial schedules for all titles in production on the specialist list. 
Maintaining schedules for own projects and taking titles through to publication.
Work with Project Editors to ensure that editorial adjustments are made correctly. 
Briefing in-house and freelance designers on cover designs, text designs and artwork projects.
Liaising with authors and proof readers, ensuring that final files are ready for press and within budget. 
Experience / skills required:

Previous project editorial experience. 
Excellent copy editing and proofreading skills. 
Ability to prioritise a demanding workload and meet set deadlines. 
Previous budget management experience. 
Previous InDesign experience is desirable along with Biblio and Photoshop.

The closing date for this role is the 3rd of March 2019.
For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to fayejones@atwoodtate.co.uk

Contact:        Faye Jones
Tel:               01865 339 529

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