Closing date: 11 March 2024

Salary: Starting from £40,014 per annum (from £24,008 pro-rated, negotiable based on experience)

Employment type: Open ended

Hours per week: 21 hours per week (0.6 FTE)

The University of London Press team has a fantastic opportunity for a new Journals Editorial Manager to join it at an exciting moment in its history.

The School School of Advanced Study at the University of London and its Institutes are home to a series of prestigious academic humanities journals across several disciplines, including the Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies and the Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes. They are looking for a new part-time Journals Editorial Manager who will be responsible for managing these journals, with the possibility of exploring ideas for new journals to add to the University of London Press’s own portfolio. The Journals Editorial Manager plays a key role in the continued success of the two flagship journals in academic and commercial terms.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Prepare submissions for publication for relevant journals, ensuring journals publish on time and to a high standard;
  • Manage relationships with relevant stakeholders, including journal editorial teams, Institute Directors and the external publishers of the two journals;
  • Oversee the successful submission and production processes for journals and handle all queries relating to the journals;
  • Evaluate the journals in line with industry developments and Institute objectives, ensuring agreed journal development plans are followed.

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