Editor - Managing/Asst, Editorial Office

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Malden , MA 02148

Posted 1 week ago

Wiley is a provider of content-enabled solutions that improve outcomes in research, education, and professional practice. Our core businesses produce scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, reference works, books, database services, and advertising; professional books, subscription products, certification and training services and online applications and education content and services including integrated online teaching and learning resources for undergraduate and graduate students and lifelong learners. The company's headquarters are located in Hoboken, New Jersey, with operations in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Australia, and Canada.

Assistant Managing Editor

Medford, MA

Wiley has been revolutionizing the way we share the knowledge of research for years and we want to bring this experience to life for our customers, including libraries, societies, authors, corporations and researchers through meaningful and engaging live, digital, and thought provoking exciting experiences.

The Assistant Managing Editor is responsible for overseeing the editorial office for a list of journals, most importantly in supervising the progression of journal submissions through the peer review process, from submission to final decision, using the online electronic editorial office system or alternative systems where these are in place, vendor management, and in undertaking other projects and duties as required.

You will be responsible for supervising the peer review process from checking in submissions to exporting manuscripts to production, including communicating with editors, authors and reviewers. The Assistant Managing Editor will collaborate with vendors to ensure quality of workflow and process.

Skills required:

Science background preferred

Professional publishing experience or equivalent.

Vendor management experience.

Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Experience of using ScholarOne Manuscripts for the journal peer review process.

Experience with Microsoft Office

Proven ability to prioritise own work load, and work independently on many different projects simultaneously

People have always been valued at Wiley. We work collaboratively, enjoy what we do and have opportunities to develop throughout our careers.

And the rewards are impressive. Which means you can look forward to a competitive salary, paid time off and defined 401K scheme.

Wiley is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Although we appreciate your interest only those candidates with whom we are interested in interviewing will be contacted.



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