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We have a vacancy of Senior Publisher Mathematics Physical & Applied Sciences Journals in our company, Springer Nature. This vacancy is based in Singapore. Please go through the job detail mentioned below.

Position Title: Senior Publisher Mathematics Physical & Applied Sciences Journals
Company: Springer Nature
Work Type: Full Time
City of work: Singapore
Salary: Salary detail is not available
URL Expiry: 2022-09-15
Posted on: https://sg.jobsoffices.com

Job Detail

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Reporting to the Publishing Director,the Senior Publisher must be able to take independent responsibility for journals. S/he must manage the pipeline to ensure it is growing: travel to conferences and universities for in-person conversations with researchers; conduct market research; and predict where the field is going. S/he must prepare for, and independently lead, individual EiC discussions, as well as Editorial Board meetings. Must be able travel independently.S/he must be flexible and able to troubleshoot, prioritize, organize and coordinate work assignments in an efficient manner. Other responsibilities include administrative tasks on of group, such as preparing journal proposals and contracts, develop portfolio to grow a successful list of journals in line with company’s policy.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Proactively maintain scholarly journals by conducting frequent communications with EiCs, Societies and Editorial Boards to keep the members engaged in journal activities. Includes strategic insight, initiative and independent judgment.
  • Research and prepare development plans, outlining action items for growth, making recommendations,addressing threats/weaknesses, and identifying content growth opportunities.
  • Work independemtly to enhahe with research community, undertake contract negotiations, work on contract renewals and amendments.
  • Pipeline Management: maintain pipeline reports for journal portfolio in a manner that ensures program pipeline is growing, and in a manner that is transparent to other team members.
  • Special Issue activities: acquire and track special issues for journals with the purpose of acquiring content and publishing in areas where the field is growing.
  • Actively undertake content acquisitio n for the quality growth of journals.
  • Compile and upload data to Springer systems on of team when needed. Assist with SharePoint and Google Drive sites where needed for team archive and pipeline purposes.
  • Prepare materials for conferences, including PowerPoint presentations for board members. Assist global team as necessary.
  • Support Publishing Director as needed.
  • Performs related duties as required.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree with least 10 years of experience in managing and developing journals.
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in journal publishing is desired.
  • An eye for detail; exhibiting strong organizational and analytical skills are a must.
  • Ability to set own schedule and assist with team schedule and follow up on multiple projects as appropriate.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; thorough knowledge of office procedures including efficient e-recordkeeping.
  • Must be able to act diplomatically in representing Springer.
  • Good team player and strong interpersonal skills to manage expectations
  • Strong computer skills required in MS Word, and Excel; database and other software capabilities.

Practice:

All functions and duties assigned are to be carried out in professional manner and must be in line with the company policies and image.

Potential candidates who meet our requirements apply with a full resume in English stating your current and expected salaries, availability and contact details to katherine.lee@springernature.com

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