editorial assistant


Editorial assistants support the editorial staff at all stages of the publication process of newspapers, websites, online newsletters, books and journals. They collect, verify and process information, acquire permits and deal with rights. Editorial assistants act as point of contact for the editorial staff, schedule appointments and interviews. They proofread and give recommendations on the content. 

Alternative label

  • editorial intern

  • editorial aide

  • commercial editorial assistant

  • beauty editorial assistant

  • digital editorial assistant

  • editorial arts assistant

  • travel and property editorial assistant

  • magazine editorial assistant

  • online editorial assistant

  • editorial production assistant

  • children's editorial assistant

  • fashion editorial assistant

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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