Would you describe yourself as a detail-oriented person with excellent organisational skills? Do you want to work in a professional environment alongside skilled editors to gain useful experience? Then this might be the position for you!
Perido is now looking for an Editor for our client, an independent and important agency of the European Union. The position is placed at their office nicely located just outside of Stockholm city.
As an Editor, you will primarily work within the area of external communication. You will work in the editorial office at the agency to take part in producing the in-house journal. You will have a close collaboration with peer-reviewers and authors, and perform tasks such as:
- Providing high quality editing
- Proof reading articles
- Checking grammar and style
- Assist in the development of the journal in general
- Support the Editor-in-Chief in the day-to-day editorial tasks
We believe that the right person for this job is accurate and have experience in editing and writing texts in English. You have a great commitment in reading and reviewing material thoroughly and you have an eye for details. In addition, your ability to organize your work and perform under pressure is excellent and you strive to keep a constant communication with your colleagues to achieve efficiency, even with short deadlines.
Are you the one we are looking for? Please send us your application as soon as possible!
- Relevant education at university level
- Work experience within content editing and proof reading
- Good computer skills
- Good knowledge of MS Office
- Excellent communication skills in English, both oral and written
- Having worked at a scientific journal before
- Experience with XML workflows
Contract type and hours
Full time. Start in May until the end of December, with possible extension.
Please apply for this vacancy through our website. The company name and more information about this position will be revealed at the first contact with responsible recruiter.
Perido is a consultant and recruitment company within the civil service sector and we have grown consistently since the start in 2003. Our vision is that everyone should thrive and feel engaged at work. This includes our coworkers, our clients and our consultants – visible in high scores of satisfaction among consultants in our surveys year after year. Today, Perido consists of 90 in-house coworkers and over 700 consultants working all over the country. Our vacancies can be found within several different industries ranging from banks, multinational IT-corporations, world leading telecom companies, government agencies and smaller companies within the private sector. To favour a safe and secure work environment we are affiliated with collective labour agreements. If you have any urgent question please send us an email to the address below, we answer within 24 hours. State the reference number 16717DP in the subject line.
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