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Journals Development Manager

We have a fantastic new opportunity for a Journal Development Manager to join a leading open access publisher and work in their London office. This is an exciting time to join this innovative and technology driven scientific publisher in a period of huge growth. This role will oversee several journals and contribute to acquisition and development strategies.

Key duties:

  • Manage several journals and launch new titles, ensuring growth and success
  • Drive content acquisition strategies and innovate and implement editorial strategies
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with high-profile academics
  • Promote and represent journals in all communications
  • Forecast journal growth and deliver against targets
  • Lead internal projects on content management, ensuring quality standards are met
  • Liaise with colleagues to ensure smooth running of operations

Experience / skills required:

  • Experience in STM or academic journal publishing is essential
  • Strong project management and organisation skills with the ability to meet deadlines
  • A proactive attitude and the ability to work independently on own initiative
  • Able to digest large amounts of information and react effectively under pressure
  • Excellent communication, with a decisive and tactful approach
  • An interest or background in ICT or Mathematics would be advantageous
  • Solid IT skills including Excel and a working knowledge of social media networks/platforms

Application ASAP, please

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

Contact:             Clare Chan

Tel:                    0203 574 4428

Atwood Tate embraces diversity and seeks to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and to develop a business culture that reflects that belief.  We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief.

Journals Development Manager

Atwood Tate, London
Full-time, Permanent
Academic, STM
Business Development, Project Management, Editorial
Salary description: 
Available on request

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