A leading academic and STM journals publisher is looking for an experienced journals Associate Editor to join their team on a 12 month contract to manage the performance of their portfolio of journals, developing their quality, market share and performance in line with laid out strategies.
You should have experience managing the financials of a journal portfolio, as well as maintaining strong relationships with societies and other publishing partners. The successful candidate will be able to utilise metrics to inform decision making, and present update reports to editorial board members as well as senior management teams within the business. We're also looking for candidates to have experience with contract negotiations and renewals and handling newly acquired titles.
If you're interested in the more senior end of Publishing Editor, your experience should be across a larger scale of journals portfolio management, you should also have experience implementing best practices within a team of junior members of staff, and be able to confidently handle issues which may arise with ethical or legal questions relating to publications.
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