Post of Commissioning Editor - Applications invited

Post of Commissioning Editor - Applications invited

Applications are invited for the role of Commissioning Editor for the proposed books and digital publications on psychical research. This will be a part-time, modestly remunerated activity (around £15,000 pa) to extend over 3-4 years. It requires a deep knowledge of the literature of psychical research, as well as full experience of writing, commissioning and editing of articles; also proficiency in copy-editing, indexing, proofreading and basic website administration. Publishing skills will also be an advantage, eg familiarity with InDesign (or similar) and e-book formatting. 

Also, we will be glad to hear from members who would like to contribute to the projects on a freelance basis as writers, copy-editors and typesetters, etc., also from those with skills in PR and web design.

Please respond to secretary@spr.ac.uk with BUCKMASTER in the subject line, attaching your CV and details of skills and qualifications.

Deadline for receipt of applications: Monday, 7 April, 2014.

For further information on the projects to be initiated utilising Mr Buckmaster's legacy, see the announcement here.

 

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