Assistant Editor

Edinburgh University Press is a thriving academic publisher, producing over 220 new books and 43 journals each year with an emphasis on the Humanities and Social Sciences.

We are looking for an Assistant Editor with relevant experience to provide editorial and administrative support to the Classics, Law, Politics and Scottish Studies commissioning editors. Demonstrable administrative experience, ideally in an editorial or publishing capacity, is essential as is the ability to work efficiently and effectively in a busy environment.

Benefits include 36 days’ holiday (including bank holidays) per annum and pension. Please apply via email with a full CV and a covering letter which includes your current salary to: Carol Macdonald.

  • Salary: £21,000
  • Closing date: 5pm Friday 9th November
  • Interview date: week commencing Monday 19th November