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RELX Group Legal Editor in Petaling, Malaysia

Legal Editor

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Location: Petaling, Malaysia

Responsibilities:

  • Edit manuscript for content and organization to ensure accuracy, currency, relevance, conformance, accessibility and timeliness.

  • Perform original research as required and ensure that developments in the law are monitored.

  • Adhere to the publishing schedule for all formats; implement agreed plans for product enhancements.

  • Manage authors and/or suppliers, including contract negotiations, ongoing author support, ensuring on-time delivery of manuscript/content and following up on quality issues.

  • Build effective relationships with colleagues, customers (internal and external) and management to ensure efficient execution of day-to-day operations and strategic plans.

  • Work with team, colleagues and customers to develop and implement ongoing product development as well as to implement continuous process improvements to achieve best practice.

  • Participate in the annual cycle of product reviews.

Requirements:

  • University degree or equivalent (Legal degree )

  • Prior publishing and/or writing experience

  • Demonstrated commitment to customer service

  • Computer skills in Microsoft Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint,FrameMaker, Adobe Acrobat, Internet skills

  • Good working knowledge of technologies used in the publishing process such as SGML/HTML/XML

  • Good working knowledge of publishing workflow from idea conception through to receipt by customer

  • Excellent communication, organisation and problem-solving skills.

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