RAS Editorial Job Vacancy
Last Updated on Monday, 13 April 2015 16:06
Published on Wednesday, 13 February 2008 00:00
The RAS is looking for an Editorial Office Manager.
The Society needs an Editorial Office Manager (EOM) to supervise and be part of a 6 person team which supports editors of Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (MNRAS) and Geophysical Journal International (GJI), its leading international scientific journals (published by Wiley-Blackwell). The EOM, in addition to handling papers for MNRAS, liaises with editors and the publisher, organises and attends board meetings and troubleshoots the on-line submission and tracking system (Manuscript Central).
Applicants must have relevant experience of scientific journal publishing and of Manuscript Central; a knowledge of astronomy is highly desirable.
Applications from people wishing to work from home (in the UK) will be considered.
Salary - £28,000 incuding London Weighting
) outlining your education and career to date and state the reasons for your application. In addition please attach a C-V.
Deadline for receipt of applications - 5 March 2008.
Interviews (tbc), to be held in Burlington House - 12 March 2008.