Assistant Editors

De Gruyter Open is currently seeking an Assistant Editor for the pioneer Open Access Books publishing program in Chemistry.

IDEAL CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • degree: students, recent PhDs in the above mentioned discipline
  • languages: native or fluent English, other languages would be an asset
  • skills: computer and internet proficiency, actively using internet
  • requirements: home computer and internet connection

Editorial experience is not required.

BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION

  • working from home using one’s own computer and internet connection
  • supporting the Managing Editor in attracting high quality book proposals
  • some editorial duties
  • building some databases, sending emails
  • searching for candidates for Associate Editors and Language Editors

Assistant Editors work part-time and are not paid.

WHAT WE OFFER IN RETURN

  • work in dynamic team and exciting publishing project
  • opportunity to acquire experience in modern and professional scientific publishing
  • opportunity to establish connections to the most recognized experts in their fields
  • your name added to the list of Editors at our website
  • references and recommendation letters

Candidates interested in the position are requested to send their cover letter and CV (both documents in English) to hr8@degruyteropen.com