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Director of Publishing Development - Launch and Editor Outreach
Frontiers Open Science sp. z o.o.
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Inspiring and mentoring direct reports towards better and more efficient performance of the teams and driving a quality and customer-centric mindset.
Defining, implementing, and monitoring strategies and policies to ensure targets and quality standards
Accountable for achieving Launches and Editor Outreach targets
Working closely with the Product Management team to translate processes into software, and guide the development of features and products that will support the company’s goals
Contributing to developing company-wide strategic plans, policies, and new initiatives
Acting as an escalation point for issue resolution from the team
Allocating staffing levels based on budget available
Monitoring of and reporting on targets as well as timely flagging and intervention when issues arise that risk progress
Representing the company in an official role to external stakeholders
Please note that this permanent role will predominantly fulfil a leave cover for the initial 9 months after which the team reporting into this role will be reviewed
Extensive experience in academic publishing
Demonstrated experience in a senior management role with a strong strategic focus
Excellent leadership, with the ability to influence and align stakeholders across all levels through impactful communication
Strong business acumen and experience in customer-centric process design
Proven ability to understand complex data and make decisions effectively
Technical proficiency, with advance skills using current software (particularly MS Excel and Salesforce)
What we offer
With more than 50 nationalities represented in our global team, you will work regularly with teammates in other countries, and with our community of researchers, editors, and authors from around the globe.
Our mission to create solutions for healthy lives also extends to the working environment we provide for our employees.
Employees now have the flexibility to choose where they want to work, with remote working available on a part- or full-time basis.
All employees have access to LinkedIn Learning (and Pluralsight for our technology team), an annual personal learning budget, and dedicated L&D time.
We offer free online yoga classes, an employee assistance plan, access to the Headspace app, and four wellbeing days on top of your annual leave allowance.
Employees can dedicate three days each year to volunteer for a personal cause or through our volunteering partner platform, Alaya.
flexible working time
employee referral program
We have a fantastic and rare opportunity for a strategic and target-driven publishing professional to join us as Director of Publishing Development heading our Launch and Editor Outreach department.
The Director of Publishing Development, Launch and Editor Outreach is responsible for the quality, growth and development of new launches within the Frontiers journal series. Working closely with senior managers across the Publishing division and other key internal stakeholders, you will contribute to our long-term vision of providing all research communities with a high-quality open access publishing option.
Your application should include:
A cover letter and resume
The indication of your earliest availability
Frontiers Open Science sp. z o.o.
Frontiers is an award-winning open science platform and leading open access scholarly publisher.
We are one of the largest and most cited publishers globally. To date, our 200,000 freely available research articles have received more than 1 billion views and downloads and 2 million citations. Our journals span science, health, humanities and social sciences, engineering, and sustainability. And we continue to expand into new academic disciplines so more researchers can publish open access.
Be part of the publishing revolution and help us transform the way research is published, evaluated, and communicated to the world.