We have an exciting opportunity for a well-organised self-starter to join the editorial team of our journal Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology (UOG) as Editorial Assistant, to support our Managing Editor and her staff in our west London-based editorial office.
UOG is the official journal of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG). It is recognised as the leading peer-reviewed journal on imaging within the field of obstetrics and gynecology, publishing important research from all parts of the world. UOG has an impressive Impact Factor of 5.6, with more than 4 million article downloads each year. It is published monthly and features an international authorship and a fully electronic manuscript submission and review process.
Editorial Assistant Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will assist in the editorial processes of the Journal, including editing and copyediting articles accepted for publication and proofreading typeset proofs, and support the administration and peer-review processes. The main aim of this position is for the candidate to develop their editorial skills with view to undertaking additional editing and proofreading responsibilities as they progress in their role.
Editorial Assistant Requirements:
We are seeking candidates with an excellent command of written English, a strong scientific background (degree in biological or biomedical science essential, Master's degree preferred), a keen eye for detail and interests in research methodology and academic publishing.
About International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG):
The International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG) is a highly respected professional membership organisation across 140 countries, comprised primarily of clinicians who are ultrasound experts in the field of obstetrics and gynecology.
The Society includes obstetricians and gynecologists, trainees, medical doctors, scientists, sonographers, midwives and other health professionals who work to advance women's health and well-being globally. Our mission is to improve women's health through the provision, advancement and dissemination of the highest quality education, standards and research information around ultrasound in obstetrics and gynecology. This is achieved through education and training, programmatic initiatives and advocacy.
Location: London, W10 6TR / Remote
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Salary: £23k per annum
Please submit your application as soon as possible; we reserve the right to close any adverts before the closing date once we have received sufficient applications.
We are an equal opportunities employer; we aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from all backgrounds.
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