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    Join the Ubiquity Press team!

    Ubiquity Press is more than a publisher – we’re also engineering new technology that will change and improve the future of research communications worldwide. We’re a dynamic and idealistic company, and can offer the excitement and advantages of working for a rapidly-growing company. We have a wide focus: from supporting open access university publishing and infrastructure, including research data and software, to solutions for the developing world. Headquartered in London, with a distributed workforce in North America and Europe, Ubiquity Press offers an open and supportive environment where staff are encouraged to grow and develop.

    We look for talented people with broad publishing and/or technical skills, who have a research background and interest, and who genuinely want to have an impact on the world. Applicants are evaluated solely on their ability to contribute to the success of the mission, and the company recognises the strength and insight that diverse teams bring - to this end, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds, life experiences, and perspectives.

     

    Marketing Executive

    Job Type: Permanent, full-time

    Location: UK (London) or Greece (Thessaloniki) preferred, but remote working from other locations considered

    Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 (depending on experience)

    Purpose of the role

    The Marketing Executive is responsible for the planning and implementation of primarily academic libraries outreach programme, as well as researchers, societies and other academic bodies suited to be interested in Ubiquity Press’s range of products, services and solutions.

    As Ubiquity Press is quickly gaining ground in all its segments, we require a marketing specialist to take us to the next level and help us develop our brand.

    If you’re looking for a role where you’ll have the opportunity to shape marketing and innovate, then this is the one for you!

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    About you

    Desired qualifications/experience

    Personal attributes

    Application Process

    Please send your CV and short covering letter to marianne.josserand@ubiquitypress.com. Successful applicants will be invited for online interviews, with the aim to make a quick decision.

     

    Publishing Assistant (Indexing)

    Job Type: Permanent, full-time

    Location: UK (London) or Greece (Thessaloniki) preferred, but remote working from other locations considered

    Salary: £21,000

    Purpose

    This is a trainee position where you will learn how to manage the entire journal, book and repository indexing processes; including liaising with the offshore indexing team and potential new subject indexes and abstracting databases, conducting quality control, orchestrating the distribution and archiving of the products, and optimising the relevant operations processes.

    There will be opportunities to gain experience in other operations roles, such as book and journal article production, journal setup, and back content transfer activities. Being part of a small team guarantees the successful applicant to have a strong impact from the start and the ability to develop the role in a way which seems more efficient to an ambitious candidate.

    Who we’re looking for

    This job suits a communicative, accurate, fast learner with an interest in gaining experience/skills/responsibilities in digital distribution/archiving or operations in an academic publishing environment. The candidate should be able to work fairly independently (after training is complete). Most staff choose to work remotely, but the London office is also available.

    Responsibilities (full training and support will be given)

    Desired personal attributes

    Skills/Knowledge developed in the role

    Benefits

    Application Process

    Please send your CV and short covering letter to michael.higgs@ubiquitypress.com.

     

    Ruby Backend Developer

    Job Type: Permanent, full-time

    Location: UK (London) or Greece (Thessaloniki) preferred, but remote working from other locations considered

    Purpose of the role

    In this full-time mid to senior position, you will take on a range of responsibilities, and will be involved in all stages of the software lifecycle: from design through development, testing and deployment to maintenance.

    The successful candidate for this London-based position will work under the guidance of the Tech Team Leader and Head of Operations, and contribute primarily to the further development of academic data repository solutions based on open source software, and their integration with the existing company platform.

    The ideal candidate will spend most of the working day on Ruby products, while supporting the open source development of the Ruby platforms.

    Skills and experience

    Essential

    Preferred

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    Things we are involved in

    Application Process

    Please send your CV and short covering letter to francesco.devirgilio@ubiquitypress.com.

    A short cover letter (in the form of an email) should include:

    If your application moves past the CV stage you will be requested to:

     

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