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LINGUIST List 19.1164

Mon Apr 07 2008

Jobs: French; English & Lexicography: Editor, Chambers Harrap

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        1.    Jenny Wood, French; English & Lexicography: Editor, Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd, Edinburgh, United Kingdom


Message 1: French; English & Lexicography: Editor, Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Date: 04-Apr-2008
From: Jenny Wood <jenny.woodversutus.co.uk>
Subject: French; English & Lexicography: Editor, Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd.
Job Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Job Rank:

Specialty Areas: Lexicography

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                            French (fra)

Description:

Editor, Chambers Harrap Bilingual Dictionaries and Language Learning
Competitive salary + benefits

CHAMBERS HARRAP Publishers Ltd (part of Hachette Livre, UK)
Reference and educational publishers since 1834

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the editorial team at Chambers
Harrap Publishers Ltd, one of the UK's leading reference publishers.

Based in central Edinburgh, and reporting to the Publishing Manager, you
will contribute to our range of dictionaries, phrasebooks and
language-learning titles, both in print and online, and will be involved in
every aspect of the publishing process from initial proposal through to
finished product.

A native speaker of English, you will be educated to degree level in French
and will ideally have a good knowledge of another modern language. You
should be able to demonstrate excellent editorial and project-management
skills, self-motivation and a keen attention to detail. Some previous
publishing or editorial experience involving project management is
essential; experience in lexicography in particular is desirable.

Please apply in writing with a full CV, covering letter and salary details
to the e-mail provided below. Alternatively, hard copies can be sent to the
HR Department.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunities employer and employ people on the basis of
their abilities.

Application Deadline: 17-Apr-2008
Mailing Address for Applications:
HR Department
Chambers Harrap Publishers LTD,
7 Hopetoun Crescent
Edinburgh EH7 4AY.
United Kingdom
Email Address for Applications: adminchambersharrap.co.uk
Contact Information:
HR Department
Email: adminchambersharrap.co.uk




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