We are always looking for talented individuals to join our team of Editorial Assistants. Based within our Advanced Learning Editorial department the Editorial Assistant position is an ideal first role in Publishing.This is an entry level role in books editorial which provides the opportunity to gain a thorough introduction to the publishing industry. It involves working on all phases of the book publication process, from the conceptual stage to the finished book and beyond. The role does not involve copy editing or prooing.What you’ll be doing: Supporting Commissioning Editor(s) in maintaining their publishing programme by actively working on the varied phases of a book’s publication from the very first stage.Working closely with authors to ensure timely delivery of manuscripts and preparing them for production (‘handover’) in accordance with the organisational standards. Conducting peer-review of new proposals and processing contracts, honorarium payments, complimentary copies, among other administrative action items. Drafting blurbs for the final books and product pages. Liaising with internal departments for prompt redressal of queries related to royalty payments, marketing material and production schedule. Maintaining a comprehensive record of projects and revenue status by updating internal database and project management systems. Working, and collaborating, within a global team towards the larger organisational objectives. This role is based at our India - New Delhi office.You must have the right to live and work in India.When applying please include a covering letter with your CV explaining why you are interested in this role and working for Taylor & Francis. Closing Date: 30 June 2023 Applications are shortlisted on a rolling basis, and we will be interviewing alongside advertising. We, therefore, encourage you to apply at the earliest opportunity.