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*Research is a London-based publisher of print and online media for the international research community and a developer of technology to deliver that content and data.
We are looking to expand our Funding Team who list funding opportunities for the research community. We are seeking an Editorial Researcher to join the team and help maintain *Research Professional's database, which lists the funding opportunities. Responsibilities will include online research, data verification and standardisation, and information summarising and proofing for inclusion in online and print publications.
The Funding Team is a young, multi-cultural, vibrant group who work across multiple regions. Consequently the role offers individuals a great opportunity to develop their skills and gain excellent experience.
Applicants must have excellent written and spoken English skills and must have a sharp eye for detail. In addition to proficiency in English, fluency in another European language is beneficial.
Applicants should be able to learn a new programme quickly and adhere to house style. Familiarity with the higher education system or knowledge of science and research policy would be an advantage.
The position is full-time and fixed term for six months, starting as soon as possible. The starting salary is £20,000pa with a flexible 35-hour work week. Benefits include paid sick leave and generous holiday.
Shortlisted applicants will receive an application pack and a short editorial test. Interviews will be held shortly thereafter for successful candidates. Applications that do not include both a CV and a covering letter will not be considered. Please also note that only successful applicants will be contacted. We are looking to fill the position quickly.