RELX Group Legal Editor in Petaling, Malaysia
Location: Petaling, Malaysia
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.
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.