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Operations & Research Manager (Open Access)

Key duties:

  • Facilitate the delivery of Open Access under the direction of the OA Publisher
  • Manage the Open Access Coordinator and provide support to Editorial colleagues in launching and developing OA journals
  • Support the Sales team in developing OA sales deal models, implementing process and workflow changes as required
  • Establish and maintain relationships both internally and externally (funders, librarians, authors)
  • Contribute to the Open Access infrastructure and technology roadmap cross-departmentally
  • Build and share research into the OA landscape, key developments and competitor activity, reporting on current and future performance
  • Take part in technology projects to improve author, funder and librarian experiences

Experience / skills required:

  • Prior experience in Journal publishing and knowledge of Open Access is essential
  • Solid numerical skills and experience working with large amounts of data
  • The ability to read and interpret financial data
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to juggle a busy and varied workload
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and team-working skills
  • Commercial, industry and market awareness

Early applications will be prioritised


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


Contact:             Alice Crick

Tel:                   01865 339 529


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.

Operations & Research Manager (Open Access)

Atwood Tate, Oxfordshire
Academic, Educational, Publisher, STM
Production, Operations, Digital Editorial, Editorial
Salary description: 
Available on request