Under the overall supervision of the Senior Research Fellow and the day-to-day supervision of the Editorial
and Publishing Associate, the incumbent will:
Co-ordinate outsourcing of copy-editing of scientific research papers (primarily working papers).
Distribute assignments to ensure efficient and effective processing of papers/studies. Compile and
maintain a database of new submissions, deadlines, special needs, etc.; monitor timely turnover of
incoming papers/studies for processing; request and monitor estimates of future incoming working
papers from the work programme via resident and non-resident research fellows and other affiliates.
Remuneration will commensurate with qualifications, experience and level of responsibilities within the administration.
This is a locally-recruited post and no relocation allowance applies. The post is limited to persons residing in Finland, including persons holding a valid work permit. The successful candidate will be employed under a local contract and will not hold international civil service status nor be a ‘staff member’ as defined in the UN Staff Rules and Regulations.UNU has its own medical insurance for employees contracted under a Personnel Service Agreement (PSA).
Interested applicants should submit their applications online using this form; and must upload the following:
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