Job Description

  • Job Reference:P967630LS_1641315201

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: Business Services

  • Contact Name: Lara Salmons

  • Job Location: London

  • Job Title: Development Editor

  • Job Salary: £23000 - £25000 Per Annum

Posted On: 4th January 2022

My client is a market-leading provider of Information Services and Solutions for professionals is Accounting, Audit, Tax, H&S and Business.

Job overview:

This is a role for someone who is confident with using Microsoft and other authoring technologies, has a flair for innovation and design and is keen to work in a fast-moving and market-leading online publishing environment.

Job purpose:

Working within the audit & accounting (A&A) content team, the development editor assists the in-house A&A writers and other editors in the preparation and creation of online tools, training modules and commentary, ensuring these can be processed efficiently through the company’s publishing systems.

Day to day responsibilities:

* Using a wide range of software to create/improve a range of online tools (Excel, eForms, mindmaps, interactive decision trees, calculators, etc)
* Use editing software to tag content in line with author/content manager instructions, ensuring that content can be processed correctly for online publication.
* Conversion of Excel/Word tools and templates to pdf, image redrawing and asset management.
* Excel tool formatting and editorial updates.
* Monitor quality of published content to ensure that it has published as expected.
* Check content for spelling, grammar and editorial errors, adhering to the company’s house style.
* Assist A&A content team with planning schedules and housekeeping tasks.

What you bring to the team:

* Good technology skills
* Experience of Excel/Word/Adobe pro/Powerpoint/cloud authoring tools
* Enthusiasm to experiment with new software and new features
* Creativity and an interest in design
* Confidence to push through changes
* Thoroughness and a good eye for detail
* Superb teamwork and communication
* Ability to work on own initiative
* Experience of working in a fast-paced environment
* Audit/accounting knowledge not essential

Why join our team?

This is a great place to work and a friendly, motivated and hard-working team. The modern, central London office is fast-paced and busy so we look for colleagues who have a positive and results focused attitude. Through on-the-job coaching and experience, as well as providing training and development, we make sure that everyone who works here has the resources they need to build their careers.



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