Publishing - Journal DevelopmentLausanne, Vaud, SwitzerlandFull time
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We are seeking an enthusiastic and target-driven professional for the full-time position of Journal Specialist for our Applied Mathematics and Statistics and Computer Science journal portfolio. This position is open across our Lausanne, Switzerland and London, UK offices and supports a fast-growing portfolio with ambitious strategic development plans for 2020. The role is, therefore, an exciting opportunity for a candidate who is passionate about mathematical and computational sciences and is keen to develop as a publishing professional.
Reporting to the Journal Manager (based in Lausanne, Switzerland) and working closely with other Editorial staff (in London and Lausanne), the position focuses on content acquisition, strategic journals development and Editorial Board management. The successful candidate will be the primary point of contact with leading researchers around the world, actively building relationships to acquire quality content for the journal. The candidate will ensure effective Editorial Board management and participate actively in devising editorial strategies to grow and develop the journal. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication 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 both academic communities, the successful candidate will also be confident in working with data to perform market analyses of the competitor publishing landscape, identifying new areas for growth to inform our editorial strategies.
The position will provide the successful candidate with an excellent opportunity to build a career in scientific publishing with an innovative, technology-driven Open Access publisher.
Applicants must have an existing right to live and work in Switzerland
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