Hachette India Is Looking For An Assistant Desk Editor

    Hachette India Is Looking For An Assistant Desk Editor

    Website Hachette India

    Hachette India is looking for someone who is organised, detail-orientated and passionate about meeting deadlines and budgets to manage a list of International Titiles through the desk editorial and pre-press stages.

    You will be managing new editions through manuscript, correction, proofing, proof collation and typesetting.

    Your responsibilities will include:

    • Planning and managing editorial and production schedules.
    • Creating prelims and adding new material into paperback and eBook editions.
    • Checking freelance work, handling queries and marking up changes.
    • Managing proof corrections, including proof collation and ePub conversion.
    • Raising and managing purchase orders and costs.
    • Liasing with production and editorial colleagues, as well as suppliers and freelancers to ensure budgets and schedules are met.
    • Supporting other members of the team to ensure the smooth running of the international desk editorial department.

    What they offer:

    The Group believes that our staff are our greatest asset, and our benefits reflect this. In addition to 21 days annual leave per year + casual/medical leave + bank holidays, flexi-time slots, we have an extensive list of benefits that include: a wide-ranging training library, development programmes across the Group; Private Medical Insurance, great discounts on book purchases, and a variable bonus/incentive programme in additional to remuneration that’s commensurate with experience and track record.

    Their Commitment

    Hachette employs people on the basis of their abilities. We aim to attract and develop talent from a base as broad as the world of readers we want to reach, with a wide and representative range of age, faith, disability, race, gender, sexuality and socio-economic, regional and cultural backgrounds. If you are shortlisted and need us to make any adjustments to help you attend for interview, please let us know.

    To Apply

    If you have relevant work experience of 1 year or more, have excellent written and vocal communication skills and this role interests you, write to jobs@hachetteindia.com with a copy of your CV and the appropriate subject line.

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