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  • Posted: Aug 25, 2021
    Deadline: Sep 3, 2021
  • We are the Nigerian publisher of several highly acclaimed and award winning titles distributed in Africa, Europe and North America. Established in 2011, we are strongly bent on projecting young voices to the world literary stage through our innovative and affordable publishing packages. In 2018, our play, Embers by Soji Cole, won the Nigeria Prize for Literature sponsored by the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas. We are happy to continue this trend by delivering top notch publishing services to our authors. Please check our packages to start your publishing journey with us.
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    Assistant Editor

    Location: Ibadan, Oyo

    Job Summary

    • The Editorial Assistant is responsible for supporting the editorial processes of the company’s titles.

    Essential Job Functions

    • Manage the review process for all manuscripts submitted to assigned titles against a very particular checklist generated by the client
    • Maintain editorial process guidelines and style guides
    • Track submissions through the editorial process
    • Respond to author inquiries via e-mail in a timely manner
    • Check proofs and web files; ensuring that graphic figures and tables meet publication requirements.
    • Liaise with editors and represent the company in a professional manner
    • Work under deadline to ensure timely publication of materials
    • Work closely with the Managing Editor or Client Manager to develop a working knowledge of all editorial processes.
    • Develop and maintain communications in a cooperative and professional manner with all levels of staff and clients
    • Tracks all billable client hours and reports on a semi-monthly basis


    • Bachelor's Degree required
    • 1-2 years book editing/writing experience required.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Strong time management skills
    • Attention to detail and thoroughness a must
    • Team-oriented attitude
    • Motivated self-starter

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to[email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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