Editor/Proof Reader

  • Location
    Canvey Island, Essex
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Manufacturing
  • Job type
    Temporary
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-042019-60886

Our client is a publisher and bookbinder who specialises in the design, marketing and manufacture of fine quality journals, notebooks, diaries, calendars and leather-made gifts and accessories for retail and B2B markets.


With offices and factory in Canvey Island, Essex and a strong presence in the capital, the business prides itself of reliability and customer service and creates products for a number of prestigious clients.


An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for an experienced editor and proofreader with the following experience and skills:



  • Experienced in editing and proofreading documents with a good command of spelling, grammar and punctuation;

  • Experienced in using Macs and PCs, with knowledge of Quark, InDesign and print production processes;

  • Ability to check and supply print ready files to printers;

  • Ability to research and check content;

  • Ability to liaise effectively with customers, internal teams, suppliers and printers;

  • Ability to manage external editors, contributors and freelancers;

  • Good communication and customer service skills;

  • Conscientious with a good eye for detail;

  • Organised, with the ability to prioritise and plan work to meet deadlines;

  • Flexible and able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.



Salary and package according to experience.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Carla Hall