Subeditor

Full time, Fixed Term Contract

Salary: Competitive + Benefits

London E1W

Pharmaceutical Journal Publications, part of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, is a leading publisher for journals and magazines in pharmaceutical science and pharmacy practice. We are looking for a talented subeditor to join us on a temporary basis, at an exciting time, as we develop our new digital platform and transform the way we work.

Working with our Chief Subeditor, you will strive to improve how our content is discovered and experienced. You will have the ability to engage readers online and in print, writing punchy headlines and interesting captions. You will sharpen language (cutting down on waffle where possible), check facts for accuracy, fix grammatical errors and catch any typos. 

Your responsibilities will include subediting news and expert commentary to ensure it fits with the house style, and liaising with reporters, expert authors and editors.

You will be familiar with the journal publishing process including copyediting and proofreading and have working knowledge of Adobe software, including InDesign and Photoshop. 

How to apply and further details:

A full job description and further information on how to apply can be found on our website: https://www.rpharms.com/about-us/work-with-us

Application is by CV and covering letter / supporting statement. Please note we will not accept CV’s without a covering letter.

Closing date for applications: 2nd July 2019.

Interview date: TBC

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society is an equal opportunities employer

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