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Data Conversion Laboratory (aka DCL) The Sales Director is responsible for developing and executing sales efforts to meet (or exceed!) sales targets. This role works closely with marketing and inbound sales to source and nurture leads in targeted markets, specifically STM publishing and life sciences. This position reports directly to the CEO/President and is an exciting opportunity to work with a well-respected technology services firm.
Web Platform Manager
Duke University Press Coming soon! In mid-June, Duke University Press will post a job opening for the position of Web Platform Manager. The Web Platform Manager acts as product owner to develop and deliver on the strategic roadmap for our two primary web platforms: an ecommerce and marketing site and a content hosting platform (digital journals and books). This person works closely with colleagues across our collaborative and dynamic organization to plan, develop, and maintain the web sites to support our publishing goals and to fulfill our mission to disseminate bold, original thought as broadly as possible. Keep an eye on the Careers page at www.dukeupress.edu for the posting. Remote work from a limited number of states is possible. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Publishing Business Systems Coordinator
Duke University Press Coming soon! Later in June, Duke University Press will post a job opening for a Business Systems Coordinator. Duke University Press’s (DUP) technology portfolio has grown as we support new initiatives and reach new audiences around the world. We seek a candidate who wants to kick-start their career in business analysis and project management in a scholarly publishing context. This role will assist a team of product owners in the planning and management of a number publishing information systems, including title management, peer review management, subscription management, ecommerce and content hosting applications. We invite people from a wide range of backgrounds, skillsets, and experiences to apply. Remote work is supported in a limited number of states. Email email@example.com for details. Check the Careers page on www.dukeupress.edu for details in late June.
Senior Project and Program Manager – Digital Platforms
Wolters Kluwer Health The primary objective of the Senior Project & Program Manager is accountable for setting and evaluating work by translating, society digital strategies, business objectives, and priorities into requirements for hosting platforms. The program manager will work with the advertising director, publisher, product director/manager, and other stakeholders to drive forward defined business goals and strategy. Assist editorial offices with implementing features and functionalities aligned with the society’s and WK’s shared goals. Finally, the program manager will participate in strategy meetings to enable development process.
Business Development Manager
Wiley We are looking for an experienced publishing professional to generate new business opportunities and build client partnerships on the Research Partnership Development team. We focus on listening to customer needs and suggesting the right solutions at the right time. An ideal candidate will succeed in doing that as part of our collaborative, customer-focused and innovative team.
See job post for more details.
Senior Product Manager: Reporting and Analytics - REMOTE
PLOS PLOS is seeking a Senior Product Manager for Reporting and Analytics to drive the success of our enterprise reporting solutions and steward our analytics infrastructure. In this role, you’ll work closely with the PLOS Leadership Team to establish a vision for your area of ownership. Through strong relationships with stakeholders, customers and users, you will prioritize needs and wants. You’ll work with project management to shape initiatives and establish a strategic roadmap and ensure the organization maintains collective awareness of goals, plans, and progress. You’ll lead buy-versus-build analysis and establish compelling business cases. Whether working with implementers of a 3rd-party solution or PLOS developers, you will ensure a product vision is clearly articulated, solution requirements are fully understood, and desired outcomes are measurable. Your work will have a material impact on our collective success, helping to fulfill our business objectives, improve our operations, and further our mission.
Senior Program Manager
AIP Publishing Our Strategic Alignment Office Mission is to increase AIP Publishing’s execution effectiveness and enable realization of our strategic objectives by providing and facilitating an enterprise-wide framework to successfully identify, prioritize, and execute a strategically aligned portfolio of project initiatives.
We are seeking a Senior Program Manager to performs the critical collaborative function of providing management of a complex portfolio of projects aligned with AIP Publishing’s strategic goals. They take an enterprise view of their programs and how those programs relate to both operations and other strategic initiatives.
As a valued team member of the Strategic Alignment Office (SAO), the Senior Program Manager will contribute to AIPP’s ability to deliver valued business outcomes and data-informed decisions. They will support their Director, SAO colleagues, and key organizational stakeholders in continually exploring how AIP Publishing coordinates and manages program and project delivery to optimize execution and resource allocation.
Supervisor, Publications Peer Review Support
IEEE We are looking for a results-oriented peer review professional to support the growth and development of IEEE’s editorial office program. The person in this position will act as a subject matter expert for IEEE's peer review systems (with a focus on ScholarOne Manuscripts) and IEEE publishing applications and tools, assuming responsibility for the efficient set-up and ongoing oversight of peer review and editorial processes across various platforms.
You will oversee performance management and will supervise a suite of training for at least 7 individuals on a growing team, including team members who are office-based, home-workers, freelancers and internationally outsourced. In this role, you will work with the Associate Director of the Peer Review Services team on resource allocation and prioritization to accommodate competing demands. As such, this position would suit someone with experience monitoring team progress and performance as well as building effective working relationships within a journal publishing environment.
In addition to supervisory responsibilities and experience managing distributed teams, this person in this role should be highly customer-service focused and will be responsible for providing direct support for volunteers and staff who use IEEE’s peer review services across an assigned portfolio of journals. You should be able to interpret information from peer review vendors and offer insightful and strategic solutions for IEEE customers who are looking to streamline and optimize their peer review operations. The incumbent will be expected to work closely with Editors-in-Chief on a daily basis and will play an important role in ensuring timely, quality-driven publication of submitted manuscripts. Ability to multi-task and track multiple deadlines across a variety of journal schedules is a must.
Customer Success Manager
Silverchair The Customer Success Manager, is accountable for holistically managing a set of accounts, including achieving revenue and profitability targets, as well as ensuring a high and general level of client satisfaction with Silverchair. The Customer Success Manager is responsible for partnering with clients to develop a prioritized enhancement services roadmap extending out 6 -to-18 months and using that roadmap and/or other strategies to maximize enhancement revenues and client success outcomes. Additionally, the Customer Success Manager will work with their counterparts in the Delivery and Technology organization to prepare, negotiate, and execute Statements of Work and Change Orders, making sure terms provide business value to both clients and Silverchair.
The Customer Success Manager serves as an internal client champion for their accounts and will communicate on behalf of or represent their clients’ needs internally. To be effective in this role, the Customer Success Manager must form and maintain deep and productive relationships with their accounts. The Customer Success Manager will meet with their clients regularly to discuss new product or service proposals, resolve any issues, and build a deep understanding of their clients’ decision makers, products, market, and business/mission objectives. And last, as a client champion, the Customer Success Manager collaborates with or guides all of Silverchair’s departments and functions to be an effective and strategic partner for their clients.
Sales & Partnerships Manager
Health Affairs Health Affairs is looking for a talented, full-time sales professional to fill its Sales & Partnership Manager role. This is a new position responsible for expanding advertising and sponsorship revenues, with an emphasis on prospecting and building business and developing key partnerships. An ideal candidate will have a media or health care background with a strong sales track record and network.
Business Development - STM
Ictect, Inc. We offer a patented intelligent content software for document automation. We are interested in hiring a business development person who is well-connected in the STM community. Experience with software in STM is required. Please contact me if you are interested.
Corporate Communications Specialist
SAGE Publishing As part of the Global Corporate Communications team, the Corporate Communications Associate will proactively support the execution of strategies to promote SAGE’s brand. Specifically, they will be responsible for the creation and dissemination of corporate announcements to the media and other internal and external stakeholders through press releases, blog posts, social media (running corporate social media channels), and other new mediums; supervise PR activity around SAGE’s brand, products and publications, including reporting and analytics for the SAGE brand, media, and corporate communications campaigns; and develop positive relationships with stakeholders in the U.S. to raise SAGE’s profile as an advocate and active partner. They will also perform supporting functions such as reserach and data entry.
Editorial Development Manager
Frontiers If you want a job that matters, that is also a fantastic career opportunity, read on. We are on a mission to make science open so everyone can live healthy lives on a healthy planet.
Looking for a driven and target-oriented publishing professional for the role of Editorial Development Manager. This is an exciting and important new position, tasked with driving strong growth for our leading journals in the US through an ambitious content acquisition strategy. You’ll oversee a team of Editorial Development Specialists and will work collaboratively with colleagues across editorial teams toward the shared goal of making science available to everyone for the good of all. You’ll also build strong relationships with leading researchers from our editorial boards to commission cutting-edge research.
Frontiers Healthy lives on a healthy planet for everyone: that’s our motto. If you want a role with real impact and a career growth opportunity, read on.
We are seeking a driven and target-oriented professional for the role of Editor Outreach Manager. This role provides an excellent opportunity to play a vital role in our growth plan in the US and will be instrumental in achieving our mission to make science open.
You will be responsible for ensuring the success of our editor outreach strategy, recruiting top quality editors from the US for editorial positions across the Frontiers journal series. You will contribute to the development of new outreach strategies, including developing new processes for identifying and attracting academic experts to key editorial board roles, and will communicate effectively with current and potential Editors.
You will also recruit, train, and participate in the development of a team of Editor Outreach Specialists within the US Publishing Development department.
SAE International Entry-level position, support role. Responsibility for managing peer-review process and supporting managing editor.
Marketing Manager — leading OA publisher
Frontiers Looking for a creative and innovative marketer to help disseminate science in order solve global challenges.
This is an exciting new role for an experienced marketing professional who is eager to make an impact in a fast-growing scientific publishing company and on the world by promoting science in service of pressing world problems.
In this role, you’ll be driving marketing strategy to help establish a strong brand for our portfolio of journals in the US, engaging with the research community through multiple channels. You’ll implement marketing activities aimed at supporting editorial and researcher-focused initiatives. You’ll also devise successful marketing strategies to promote the research published in our journals.
This role provides an excellent opportunity to contribute to our growth plans in the US and will be instrumental in achieving our mission to make science open.
Silverchair Are you passionate about building high-performing software development teams serving world class clients?
Program Directors (PDs) at Silverchair provide leadership and deliver results on a portfolio of client projects assigned to one or more Agile teams.
PDs are accountable for achieving profitability in balance with client satisfaction, ensuring effective resource planning, process development / management, financial reporting, and the overall success of a Program.
PDs build and develop high-performing product delivery teams comprised of Product Owners and Business Analysts. In collaboration with the Director of Customer Success, the PD ensures teams are resourced and coached to meet the volume and type of work on the roadmap.
Sales Operations Manager
American College of Physicians Manage staff of two inside site licensing sales associates for Annals of Internal Medicine, the most cited journal in internal medicine and one of the most influential journals in the world. Should have experience documenting sales in Salesforce or similar CRM, and working with fulfillment systems.
Inside Sales Associate
American College of Physicians Seeking inside sales associate for institutional sales of Annals of Internal Medicine, the most cited journal in internal medicine and one of the most influential journals in medicine. Good communication skills and excellent attention to details required. Good benefits and work environment. Posting to come but you can email me in the meantime.
Wiley Wiley Partner Solutions is seeking a User Experience Researcher to monitor user feedback for our editor and admin-facing digital products and services. Acting as an empathetic advocate for our users, you will help gather user insights, monitor the current user experience, and share your findings with the UX and Product teams so we can continue to empower our users to effectively triage, evaluate, manage, and disseminate the research submitted to our journals to the world. This position is full time on a dedicated team of UX researchers and designers.
How you will make an impact: -Continuously monitoring feedback from our editors and admins across multiple products and services. -Consolidating user feedback and the challenges they face into clear reports for the UX and Digital Product Management teams. -Directly and regularly collaborating with colleagues to set up and execute user research which will inform and validate design direction. -Expanding our repository of user insights to inform many teams within our Partner -Solutions Business quickly and continuously as we execute our product vision and strategy.
What we look for: -Familiar with science publishing, have recent experience as an academic author/editor, or have experience managing editorial processes. -Detail-oriented with an excellent command of written and spoken English. -Organized and capable of handling many workstreams at once. -Highly collaborative and comfortable bringing different teams together to brainstorm and solve problems. -Proactive and able to work independently on projects as well as participate in group discussions and team decision-making. -Able to condense large amounts of user feedback into a clear and organized readout. -Tech-savvy and able to quickly learn and adapt to new programs and web platforms.
Editorial development specialist
Frontiers We are on a mission to make science open so everyone can live healthy lives on a healthy planet
Do you believe that science can help solve the world’s most pressing problems? Do you want to make an impact on the world while building a career in scholarly publishing? Are you motivated by ambitious goals? We are seeking an enthusiastic and target-driven professional for a full-time position of Editorial Development Specialist to contribute to the strategic development and growth of our market-leading open access journals.
In this role, you will commission cutting-edge research for a portfolio of Frontiers journals. You’ll manage all logistics and daily communications, ensuring that commissioning proceeds on schedule and meets our quality standards. You’ll communicate with high-profile scientists, who serve as editors, offering them expert editorial guidance.
The position will provide the successful candidate with an excellent opportunity to be part of a new team in a fast-growing publishing company and contribute to the dissemination of Open Science.
Editorial Outreach Specialist
Frontiers We are on a mission to make science open so everyone can live healthy lives on a healthy planet
Do you believe that science can help solve the world’s most pressing problems? Do you want to make an impact on the world while building a career in scholarly publishing? Are you motivated by ambitious goals? We are seeking an enthusiastic and target-driven professional for a full-time position of Editorial Outreach Specialist to grow our scientific community in the US and help make science open to everyone.
In this role, you’ll have the important task of recruiting well-known scientists from the US to join Frontiers journals as editors. You’ll identify leading experts from the US and will communicate with them with the aim of recruiting them to our international community of scientific editors. This role requires customer focus, persuasion and negotiation skills, and integrity, and offers an opportunity to work with thought leaders from various scientific fields.
The position will provide the successful candidate with an excellent opportunity to be part of a new team in a fast-growing publishing company and contribute to the scientific community recruiting the best editors, adding excellent value to the dissemination of Open Science.
Publications and Production Specialist
American Society of Hematology In support of the Senior Manager, Production, the Publications & Production Specialist performs various production functions for ASH publications, including Blood, Blood Advances, ASH Meeting publications, and other publications as assigned. In addition, the position also provides support for the meeting abstract program, as directed by the Annual Meeting Publications Specialist.
OCLC The Web Content Editor plans, writes, edits, and reviews content for our OCLC Research and WebJunction websites and e-newsletter, to inform and engage our target audiences about the knowledge, evidence, and models that OCLC contributes toward continuous learning and innovation in library practice.
In consultation with the Membership and Research Division (MRD) communications staff and subject matter experts, the Web Content Editor will be involved in content creation and management; writing and editing articles, news stories, and general website copy; creating, editing, and building pages within the enterprise content management system; maintaining the accuracy, relevance, and style of existing web content; and auditing and refining content for improvement.
Discovery Services Developer
World Bank Group We are looking for an innovative, service-oriented, and collaborative professional to serve as Discovery Services Developer. The ideal consultant candidate must have NLP and Machine Learning skills, experience with library systems or metadata services, and a proven record of delivery discovery solutions. The person in this position will provide solutions to improve the current library resource infrastructure and discovery. Reporting to the Team Lead of Library Content & Access Management, this position works collaboratively with members within the team, as well as with other WBG IT teams.
Interested applicants should submit their motivation letter and CV to World Bank Group Library by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Associate Director, Digital Product Management
Health Affairs The Associate Director, Digital Product Management oversees the technical digital strategy and project management for Health Affairs journal, Forefront, health policy briefs and other digital content. In addition, this position works closely with the Digital Strategy Director and leads on technical development for new digital products emerging from Health Affairs’ digital strategy.
This position manages the technical vendor relationships with key technology content platforms for Health Affairs such as the content hosting platform, taxonomy vendor, customer data platform, analytics program and other new tech as required.
Key to the position’s success are development of a product and optimization roadmap, and building collaboration and communication among cross-functional project teams comprised of editorial, digital, technical, production, design, business and communications staff members. This position will guide the technical design of highly dynamic, data-driven experiences and be responsible for overseeing the development, testing and successful delivery of those experiences.
The position reports to the Director of Digital Strategy.
FYI - Health Affairs operates as part of tbe global health nonorofit Project Hope.