Senior Production Editor

Jan 27, 2014
Feb 26, 2014
Ms. Lisa Staras Abrams
Full Time
The Senior Production Editor is responsible for managing the production of assigned print products, print and online supplements, and related media and assessment for WileyPLUS, enhanced ebooks, etc. Coordinate and monitor production/manufacturing schedules of assigned print products and production/QA schedule of media and assessment to meet deadlines and to achieve quality, within budgets. Liaise with Content Manager, authors, editorial, production and publishing support to monitor production progress and avoid errors/delays. Monitor copyediting, proofreading, composition, print/bind of print product. Monitor production/QA of media and assessment, enhanced ebooks, and other non-print assets. Assist manager in providing day-to-day work direction and on-the-job training to production assistant(s).

• Knowledge of composition, copyediting, design specifications and book manufacturing
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Detail oriented
• Problem-solving ability
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Project management and demonstrated potential for staff management
• Ability to coordinate and work with vendors, authors and team members to ensure compliance with production plans
• Excellent command of English, including spelling, grammar and usage
• Ability to multitask
• Two to three years of print and media production experience

Please include cover letter with salary requirements and resume.

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