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Microbiology Society - Head of Journal Development


London (central), UK


19 August 2019

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30 September 2019


We are looking for a new Head of Journal Development to join our friendly and welcoming team, based in central London. You will provide strategic editorial direction across the Society’s portfolio of journals, working closely with your colleagues and with microbiologists in academia, industry, and clinical environments. You will represent the Microbiology Society at conferences and events, playing a key part in raising the profile of our journals and seeking out commissioning opportunities.

About us

The Microbiology Society is a membership charity for scientists interested in microbes, their effects and their practical uses. It is one of the largest microbiology societies in Europe with a worldwide membership based in universities, industry, hospitals, research institutes and schools. Our members have a unique depth and breadth of knowledge about the discipline. The Society’s role is to help unlock and harness the potential of that knowledge.

For more information, please visit our website.  You may download the job description here.

How to apply

Please send a CV and covering letter by email. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Society takes the security of your data seriously. It has internal policies and controls in place to ensure that your data is not lost, accidentally destroyed, misused or disclosed, and is not accessed except by our employees in the proper performance of their duties.

Please note that due to limited resources it is not possible for the Society to acknowledge receipt of applications. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. 


£45,000 to £50,000 + benefits.

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