is a leading publishing group in the biomedical sciences which was established in 1992, publishing 9 scientific journals.
Description of the job:
The jobholder is required to check and assess data accepted for publication, and copy-edit articles according to the in-house journal style.
Do you possess an aptitude for interpreting scientific data and the attention to detail required to identify inconsistencies? Spandidos Publications are actively searching for just such an individual to fill the position of Scientific Editor. The role involves checking and clarifying data accepted for publication, and copy-editing articles according to the in-house journal style. Strong interpersonal skills are required, as candidates will be required to collaborate with both the scientific community and internal production team to maintain the high standards of the journals.
The minimum qualification required is a PhD in biological sciences. Additional postdoctoral or other experience will be taken into consideration . While a high level of computer literacy is essential, knowledge of Mac OS would be advantageous. The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate excellent written and spoken English literacy and strong organizational and time-management skills. Prior editorial or publishing experience is desirable, but not essential, as training in copy-editing will be provided to suitable candidates.
This is a full-time position in an established company that publishes high-quality scientific articles both online and in print. Benefits include a competitive starting salary, with scope for increase based on performance, and the opportunity for further career advancement.
This a full-time position based in Athens.