Science Editors at Literamed Publications Nigeria Limited

Literamed Publications Nigeria Limited, est. 1969, is Nigeria’s leading Children’s book publisher. Its imprint, “Lantern books” is now a household name in Nigeria and West Africa.

Literamed has in its stable over 400 titles of books for Pre-primary, Primary, Secondary and Literature texts for different age ranges, all widely accepted in Nigerian Schools.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Science Editor

Location: Lagos

Job Duties

  • Prepare, rewrite and edit copy to improve readability, or supervise others who do this work.
  • Read copy or proof to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax.
  • Allocate print space for story text, photos, and illustrations according to space parameters and copy significance, using knowledge of layout principles.
  • Plan the contents of publications according to the publication’s style, editorial policy, and publishing requirements.
  • Develop story or content ideas, considering reader or audience appeal.
  • Oversee publication production, including artwork, layout, computer typesetting, and printing, ensuring adherence to deadlines and budget requirements.
  • Confer with management and editorial staff members regarding placement and emphasis of developing news stories.

Requirements

  • B.Sc in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics
  • 25 – 30 years of age
  • 3 years of work experience

Application Closing Date
25th December, 2017.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV’s to: johnson.akinkuowo@lantern-books.com Subject of the mail should clearly state the Position being applied for e.g Application for Science Editor

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