Cancer Research UK
Application Deadline: 04-01-2011
Directorate: Research Operations and Funding
Salary: circa ??22,250 pa. inc.
Contract Type: Permanent Full-time Overview
We`re looking for an Editorial Administrator to join the British Journal of Cancer.
Details of the role
About the role
As the Editorial Administrator for the British Journal of Cancer you will assist the Editorial Support Manager in providing efficient administrative and database support. You`ll be responsible for receiving, checking and recording a large volume of submissions to the prestigious, peer-reviewed journal according to the established procedures or as agreed by the Editor-in- Chief of BJC. You`ll also provide a good professional service within the Editorial Team, the Cancer Institute and with external stakeholders as well as contribute effectively to the running of a small independent office.
To join us you will need a good level of administrative experience as well as strong organisational skills. You`ll need good communication skills and be familiar with relevant scientific and medical vocabulary. Experience of working in an academic or research environment and with large web-based databases is desirable.
About the British Journal of Cancer
British Journal of Cancer is a world leading professional cancer research journal, owned by the charity Cancer Research UK and published for them by Nature Publishing Group. Cancer Research UK is the world`s leading independent organisation dedicated to cancer research. We are almost entirely funded by the public – last year our total income from fundraising, investments and charitable activities was ??498 million. With over 3,500 staff, we are a large, complex, dynamic and diverse charity.
How to Apply
All applications should be made via Cancer Research UK`s careers website. Click on the apply button for more information.
Our online application process involves attaching your CV and covering letter which should outline your interest in applying for this role and explain how you meet the criteria as set out in the role profile.
Closing date: 4th January 2011