The Leo Baeck Institute Year Book is looking for an experienced editor
to copy edit articles submitted to the Leo Baeck Institute Year Book.
We are looking for someone who is able to work to occasional tight
deadlines (as articles are submitted throughout the year), and can
liaise closely and diplomatically with authors and the editorial team.
The Year Book’s copy editors have a broad remit, including
fact-checking where necessary, and focus on all aspects of an
article’s language, style and structure.
Qualifications: An academic degree at BA level or higher in the
Humanities would be desirable.
The successful applicant will edit on average between 3 and 6 articles
per year. The average length of an article is 8,000 words.
Payment: £1,000 per article.
Language skills required: English at native speaker level, fluent
German, knowledge of Hebrew an advantage.
Please send your CV and cover letter to: Ms Almut Becker, email:
firstname.lastname@example.org, by the end of the month (end of May 2017)