NATURE ASSOCIATE SUBEDITOR
Nature, the international weekly journal of science, is seeking a skilled, self-motivated and flexible full-time associate subeditor to edit manuscripts over the full range of physical sciences. The successful candidate for this exciting opportunity will be responsible for subediting and proofreading manuscripts from acceptance through to publication. He or she will also be involved in interacting with authors, external suppliers and editors.
Candidates will need broad knowledge of and enthusiasm for scientific research and communication, and a good degree in a physical science discipline, preferably with a strong understanding of mathematics.
In addition, candidates need excellent literacy skills, to be able to work to tight deadlines, to be fully competent in Word, and to enjoy attention to detail. Experience of subediting and web/print production, and/or experience using LaTex, would be an advantage.