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Content Editor

Job Reference : SRF21759
Location : Greenlands Henley-on-Thames UK
Closing Date : 07/03/2018
Live Date : 07/02/2018
Salary : £24,285 to £26,495 per annum
Employment Type : AAS-Clerical
School / Function : Henley Business School
Department : Dean's Office
Hours Per week : 36 hours per week/1.00 FTE
Contract Duration : Permanent

A Content Editor is required to join our small Editorial and Design Services team, based at Henley Business School’s campus in Henley-on-Thames. The busy team works on a wide variety of print- and web-based materials including distance-learning courses, academic articles, and marketing and promotional materials. The successful candidate will have proven editorial skills and an interest in further developing their design capability.

You will have:

  • Proven copy-editing and proofreading skills
  • Excellent written English in terms of style, grammar and tone of voice
  • Experience using Microsoft Word, including the use of templates
  • An aptitude towards learning new software packages and developing design skills
  • Ability to multi-task and plan work to ensure tasks are completed to tight deadlines
  • Excellent team-working and interpersonal skills


Interviews to be held Tuesday 20th March 2018

Informal contact details

Contact role:

Manager, Editorial and Design Services

Contact name:

Ms Kath Pilgrem

Contact phone:

01491 571454 (x2318)

Contact email:

The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, is a Stonewall Diversity and Global Diversity Champion, and supports the principles of the Race Equality Charter and Athena SWAN.  Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates who do not already have permission to work in the UK should note that this role is not recognised as a graduate level job by UK Visas and Immigration and the Tier 2 sponsorship route is not available for non-graduate level occupations. There is further information about this on the UK Visas and Immigration Website.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

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