Publishing - Journal DevelopmentLausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandFull time
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We are seeking an enthusiastic and target-oriented professional for the full-time position of Journal Specialist, located in our Lausanne office. The position will provide the successful candidate with an excellent opportunity to experience a career in scientific publishing with an innovative, technology-driven Open Access publisher.
Reporting to the Journal Manager, and working closely with other editorial staff, the position focuses on commissioning, operational aspects of journal development and editorial board management. The successful candidate will be the primary point of contact with leading researchers around the world, successfully building relationships to acquire quality content for the journals. The candidate will ensure effective editorial board management and participate actively in devising editorial strategies to grow and develop the journals. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills which will enable them to liaise and develop relationships with very high-profile scholars, and be a collaborative team player, working closely with members of supporting teams. To ensure journals maintain and grow their reputation as attractive publishing outlets for the Pharmacology and Toxicology communities, the successful candidate will also be confident in working with data to perform market analysis of the competitor publishing landscape, identifying new areas for growth to inform our editorial strategies.
Applicants must have an existing right to live and work in Switzerland
Your application should include
1. A cover letter and resume (as DOC or PDF)
2. The indication of your earliest availability
3. A 300 word summary on the following - "How do you see scientific journal publishing evolving over the next ten years”Benefits
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