Publishing Editor - Sociology (Secondment)
Taylor & Francis Group - Milton

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PUBLISHING EDITOR Sociology (Secondment) Ref: 1172364

Taylor & Francis Journals Ltd have a vacancy for a Publishing Editor (Secondment) in its Sociology journals programme.

Responsibilities include:
• direct responsibility for a discrete list of journals

• oversight of annual budget in excess of £1m

• liaison with key associations in the subject area

• active participation in strong acquisitions programme

• independent attendance at conferences and editorial board meetings

• assisting the Managing Editor and the Publisher with broader list development in related subject areas

• lead role in developing A&I database for the subject area

• liaising with academic contacts and internal departments

• preparing material for editorial board meetings

The successful candidate should be educated to degree level or equivalent and be willing to learn. The position would suit someone looking for an opportunity to manage a list of journals and be well grounded in journals editorial processes. An enthusiastic approach to networking and building strong relationships with partners from within the discipline is desired. Familiarity with the subjects covered is not essential, although candidates with a background in the social sciences, arts and humanities are encouraged to apply.

This position will be based at our offices in Milton Park, Abingdon and reports to Kath Burton.

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