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Head of Marketing (STM/Academic) – 6 month contract

A leading publisher of Academic and STM journals with offices worldwide is looking for a capable and experienced Head of Marketing to manage a team and implement the strategy for all Open Access and author marketing. This is a 6 month maternity cover and is a fantastic opportunity for someone with STM or Academic publishing and management experience to join a prestigious publisher.

Key duties:

  • Manage the combined OA and author marketing team, ensuring that marketing plans are fulfilled on time and to budget
  • Develop and implement OA and author branding, along with OA submission marketing strategy
  • Monitor the team’s activities with usage metrics and reporting
  • Develop effective customer retention plans
  • Ensure that the marketing team has the necessary digital skills and training to ensure optimum team performance
  • Act as the company representative for the OA marketing department
  • Meet specific KPIs, as set by the Strategy Director

Experience / skills required:

  • Open Access experience is essential
  • Strong people management skills
  • Excellent relationship building skills, both internally and externally
  • An understanding of author needs, open access landscape for journals and monographs
  • Strong digital marketing experience
  • Experience of both STM and HSS journal and monograph publishing would be beneficial

For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to

Contact:            Stephanie Hall

Tel:                   020 7487 8313


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Head of Marketing (STM/Academic) – 6 month contract

Atwood Tate, London (Central)
Academic, STM
Salary description: 
Available on request