A leading scientific publishing company in London is looking to expand its team with PhD level Scientific Editors. This is the ideal opportunity if you are looking to apply your skills to a role outside of the lab. Previous experience in editing and publishing is not required as full-training will be provided.
As the Scientific Editor you will be editing and proofreading highly scientific and technical manuscripts from high quality submissions from authors worldwide. Utilising your strong scientific knowledge, you will evaluate submissions, manage the peer review process, and work closely with authors to overcome any issues. Furthermore, you will check and clarify data accepted for publication and collaborate with the scientific community and internal production team to maintain the high standards of the journal.
To be considered for this excellent Scientific Editor opportunity you should hold a PhD within biomedical, medical or biological sciences. CANDIDATES SHOULD BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE UK.
START DATE: FLEXIBLE The company are happy to consider applications from candidates who are at the final stages of their PhD.
If successful, you will be offered a competitive starting salary and benefits package including pension scheme, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), 35 hour working week, private health insurance, dental cover, optical cover, discounted gym membership, cycle to work scheme and weekly fresh fruits.