Publishing Officer

Publishing Officer

  • Location

    Newport, Wales

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  • Salary:

    £21950 - £27249 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sasha Woods

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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  • Client:


Centric Recruitment client is looking for a Publishing Officer;

Job Role: Publishing Officer
Location: Newport
Salary: £21,950-£27,249
Duration: Permanent
Working Hours: minimum 32 hours per week

Type of role:
Administration and Corporate Support

Description of requirement:

You will facilitate publishing of content to the client's website. Travel to London and Titchfield and other locations including overnight stay may be required. You will share within the team responsibility for covering publishing support working within Service Level Agreement hours. Due to variation on a day to day basis in the volume of publishing, there may be occasions when working outside SLA hours may be required.

Main responsibilities are as follows:

* Develop strong relationships with business areas and work with them collaboratively to publish content to the client's website, ensuring all publications are delivered in accordance with the Code of Practice and SLAs
* Work closely with the Publishing Content Editors to ensure that all content meets editorial and accessibility standards
* Develop a good understanding and awareness of Style. The client's and accessibility standards, and keep abreast of changes to best practice
* Act as ambassador for digital publishing best practice and build relationships with business areas to understand their needs, for example, identifying work which may need support from other areas of Digital Publishing e.g., data visualisation
* Ensure compliance with publishing standards through pre-publication meetings, post-publication wash up meetings and by challenging non-compliance
* Work proactively and collaboratively with other teams in Digital Publishing to ensure that knowledge in all areas is maintained
* Safeguard the client's publishing operations by participating in and testing business continuity plans and invoking emergency publishing plans when necessary.
* Reports to HEO Team Leader

Skills and Experience
* Minimum of 2 years practical experience in a publishing environment
* Practical experience in digital content management

* Working knowledge of best practice regarding web usability and accessibility.