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28 November 2020

Edinburgh University Press: Assistant Editor - Literary Studies

Edinburgh University Press is a thriving academic publisher of books and journals 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 two Literary 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 role.

Benefits include 36 days' holiday (including bank holidays) per annum and pension. This role will initially be work-from-home but we hope to move to a hybrid working model from our central Edinburgh office when guidelines allow.

Please apply by email with a full CV and covering letter to: Ersev Ersoy, Assistant Commissioning Editor:

  • Salary: £21,500 per annum
  • Full time, permanent post
  • Closing date: noon, Tuesday 1st December 2020
  • Interviews: w/c Monday 7th December 2020 (online)
  • Preferred start date: 11th January 2021