Managing Editor - Chemical & Environmental Engineering
Company: RELX Group
Posted on: June 10, 2021
Do you have a genuine interest in science and are you looking to
start your career in Publishing? Then this might be your
opportunity to join us as a Managing Editor!
Elsevier's Physical Sciences publishing division is seeking a
Managing Editor to work on several journals in our Chemical &
Environmental Engineering portfolio. The journals concerned are the
flagship titles Chemical Engineering Journal, Journal of Hazardous
Materials and their Gold Open Access companion titles. We are
looking for an individual with a background in the environmental
chemical engineering, an interest in scientific publishing, and
excellent analytical and communication skills to work on a variety
of key journal initiatives.
This is a superb opportunity for a highly motivated and creative
individual to play a critical role in the further development of
important journals in the field.
To work with the Publishing team regarding identification,
acquisition, management and development of high impact scientific
content, helping to shape the editorial direction of journals.
To establish and maintain close contacts with the scientific
community in academia and industry, and to work directly with
authors, reviewers and editors to help manage an efficient,
rigorous and author-friendly peer review process which maintains
high professional and scientific standards at a high volume.
- To explore innovations in scientific communication (such as
different paper concepts, new applications and other tools).
Monitoring and reporting on the peer review process, acting as a
liaison between the external editors, authors/reviewers, and
Building a network of editors, scientific reviewers, and authors
in multiple sub-specialties.
Managing the solicitation of journal content in high-interest
fields, as well as new and emerging areas; commissioning review
material and acquiring high impact content.
- Guiding editorial expansion/innovation in related fields.
What you should bring
PhD in Environmental or Chemical Engineering.
Understanding of academic publishing.
Able to work well in a collaborative environment and a drive to
collaborate across multiple internal departments.
Able to connect with a broad range of people as well as to work
Flexible, analytical and proactive and embraces change; able to
think critically about a wide range of scientific issues.
Excellent written and verbal English communications.
- Experience with authoring and the peer review process would be
What we offer
We welcome you to a truly global, dynamic and challenging
environment with great opportunities for personal development, an
enjoyable team culture and a strong enthusiasm for diversity;
Elsevier's benefits are also very competitive.
Is this you? We are looking forward to receiving your
application! Please make sure to include your CV, cover letter and
list of publications/Scopus ID in order to be considered.
Elsevier is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants
are considered for and treated during employment without regard to
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status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital
status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information,
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