Project editor vacancy

By Rhiannon

Applications for this vacancy are now closed. We have received 23 applications and will call candidates for interview during January, Scottish Government guidelines permitting.

If you do not hear from us, then your application was unsuccessful. Thank you to everyone who applied.

Getting into publishing: Ross’s route

By Ross

When all academic backgrounds can be valuable and competition is extremely tough, how do you break into the publishing industry? How do you escape that demoralising paradox: you need experience to get a job and you need a job to get experience?

No goggles required: Beth’s internship

By Bethany

I graduated from university this summer with an undergraduate master’s degree in biochemistry. Although I had thoroughly enjoyed carrying out two different laboratory-based research projects during my time at university, I decided I wanted to see where my degree could take me without the need to wear a white coat and goggles.

Spain, Oxford, Perth: Olivia’s journey

By Olivia

My publishing career began in Oxford, following a year of teaching English in Galicia, Spain. Although I was initially reluctant to leave a life of tapas and travel behind, I decided it was time to fulfil my ambition to work in publishing.