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Senior Editor – Halsbury’s needed at LexisNexis

Job title : Senior Editor – Halsbury’s

Job Location : Gauteng, Durban

Deadline : April 06, 2024

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About the Role

As a Senior Editor, you will support the UK team to deliver Halsbury’s Laws of England, a unique publication providing the only narrative statement of all the laws of England and Wales.

Responsibilities

  • Reviewing collated content and copyediting and styling it for publication in Annual Abridgment, ensuring all content is of required quality
  • Producing and checking annual consolidated indexes and tables of cases/statutory material
  • Supporting preparation of monthly/annual cumulative supplements
  • Checking weekly online updates
  • Ensuring all editing follows house style and all material included is accurate by conducting legal research/monitoring legal developments
  • Collaborating closely with offshore production team/vendors/freelancers and dealing with day-to-day operational problems
  • Performing any other duties as reasonably requested

Requirements

  • Experience in legal publishing and/or legal practice
  • Experience demonstrating a clear understanding of the way English and Welsh law develops (both the legislative process and common law) and of conducting independent legal research
  • Have editorial skills and excellent written English as well as the ability to understand and navigate complex legal material
  • Show interpersonal skills, a positive attitude, and professional manner for routine contact with geographically diverse consultants, colleagues, customers and vendors
  • Have excellent time management skills to meet rigid and frequent deadlines
  • Be technically proficient in MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel), have familiarity with content management systems and an interest in learning new systems/technologie

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