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Editorial Assistant

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Opportunity type:Permanent, Full-time 

Working hours:36 working hours per week 

Salary:£23,536 per annum 


Closing date:19 January 2020 at midnight 

Develop your skills as you tell our story.

Tate’s vision is to serve as artistically adventurous and culturally inclusive art museums for the UK and the world. We deliver this through activities in our four galleries across the UK (Tate Liverpool, Tate St Ives, Tate Britain and Tate Modern), our digital platforms and collaborations with our national and international partners. At the heart of Tate is our collection of art, which includes British art from the 16th century to the present day, and international modern art from 1900 to the present day.

Tate Etc. magazine is published three times a year and is delivered to Tate Members, as well as being sold by subscription worldwide. It is also sold in shops, galleries and cultural institutions globally.

About the role

You will be supporting the Editor and Assistant Editor with delivery of commissioning, planning, and the production of Tate Etc magazine print version and online to the highest standard.

About the individual

Some experience in arts editorial in print or digital media is required. You will need to have a wide range of skills ranging from copy proofing, fact checking and picture research, to general office administration. A proficiency in computer skills, including Adobe Photoshop and InDesign are required. Also well-developed interpersonal skills, with an ability to build effective working relationships with a range of colleagues are vital. Above all, you’ll be excited by the chance to tell the story of Tate and its activities. A passion for art is essential.

Our jobs are like our galleries, open to all

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Application Information

If you wish to apply for this vacancy, please apply online. Please also refer to our Guidance Notes that can be found below.