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Managing Editor – Chemistry / Materials Science

Rate TBD
Location Mumbai India (On-site)
Type of project Writing/Translation Proofreading, Editing, Technical Writer
Duration ongoing
Education required Masters
Years of experience 2 - 5 years
Deadline May 19, 2017
Area of Specialization Physical Sciences
Opportunity for Indians seeking to return to India.

We are looking for a Managing Editor to manage the Chemistry/Materials Science team.

As Managing Editor, you will:
• Oversee operations for delivery of publication-ready manuscripts, by coordinating high-quality editing and reviewing (quality assessments) of edited manuscripts
• Manage an experienced community of freelance editors and an in-house team of associate editors
• Mentor new editors to enable them to work independently
• Ensure that all author requirements and delivery deadlines are met
• Provide end-to-end support to authors during the manuscript publication cycle
• Stay updated on industry trends, with a view to sharing this knowledge with authors and improving their chances of publication

Desirable skills:
• Impeccable written and verbal communication skills
• Experience with managing people and/or projects
• Ability to multitask in a deadline-driven environment
• A PhD or Master’s degree in Chemistry or Materials Science
• Familiarity with creating and formatting manuscripts in MS Word, PDF, and LaTeX

Job location: Andheri (West), Mumbai, India; Full-time

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