Society for Book and Magazine Editors of Nigeria is an educational and professional association that represents and supports editorial professionals such as editors, proofreaders, indexers and translators in the book and magazine industry. It is also extended to professionals interested in the written word who work within publications, broadcasting, digital media, legal services, communications, public relations and academia.
SBMEN aims to serve as a standards organisation to advance the profession of editing by developing editorial skills in editors that meet global standards and promoting professionalism and excellence in the industry by offering guidance in best practices. In addition, it will provide resources for continuous improvement, advisory services on work rates, access to events and a directory with job listings to advance the careers and businesses of members.
Editors can be found in the different facets of traditional publishing: books, education and magazine.Read more
Anyone can join the SBMEN without a degree in Arts or Publishing, background in book and magazine publishing.Read more
Depending on an editor’s competence and skill, they can command fair to high rates.See rates