Associate, eBook Production & Corrections

Feb 10, 2014
Mar 12, 2014
Full Time
About our company
Random House, Inc. is the world's largest general trade book publisher. It is a division of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA, one of the foremost media companies in the world.

Your tasks
The eBook Production & Operations team seeks an Associate, eBook Production & Corrections, to join their team and support their efforts to create, update, and distribute digital products. The candidate will prepare book content for conversion, traffic conversions with vendors, make corrections directly to, and perform quality assurance on our eBook files.

This position will interface with division contacts and service providers to resolve quality issues. And work on dedicated special projects as they arise.

Responsibilities include performing quality assurance on eBook files, fixing errors found in eBook files, monitoring of schedules and reporting to make sure that content is received in a timely fashion and updated as needed. Responsibilities also include monitoring of file distribution to partners for and liaison with divisional production and editorial staff.

Our requirements
The ideal candidate is a self-directed, self-organized, independent worker with very strong attention to detail, strong coding capabilities. He/She will be able to navigate consistent change (often on a daily basis) and working across multiple different workflows.
The candidate must have:

? Prior office experience
?Strong analytical and problem solving skills
?Strong written and oral communication skills
?Strong organizational and time management skills
?Ability to prioritize and multi-task
?Experience with Mac and Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign)
?Experience with XHTML and CSS
?Excellent PC Skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
?Familiarity with the book and eBook production process is an asset

In addition, you must have demonstrated ability to work in a deadline driven environment with shifting priorities and heavy volume. Four-year degree or equivalent experience required. Prior related experience is a plus.
The ideal candidate will be able to navigate consistent change (often on a daily basis) and working across multiple different workflows.

Thank you for your interest in Random House. Random House is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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