Project Manager

Location
Austin
Posted
Aug 19, 2014
Closes
Sep 18, 2014
Contact
Carrie Jones
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
Greenleaf Book Group is looking for a Project Manager capable of delivering with quality in a fast-paced environment. If you are great at managing projects and people, are extremely attentive to detail, and have at least 3 years of experience in publishing, advertising, or a related industry, Greenleaf Book Group may be looking for you. Greenleaf Book Group is a national company with a dynamic, small-office atmosphere. We need an intelligent, positive, and organized team player to fill the vital role of Project Manager. Experience in managing the editing, design, and composition of books is a plus; experience in client management is a must!

Responsibilities:
•Managing the project throughout the production process, from manuscript submission to releasing final files to press;
•Managing client expectations and delivering an outstanding publishing experience to our authors;
•Developing project schedules and communicating those schedules to clients;
•Tracking projects and communicating with clients to ensure they remain on schedule;
•Determining printer requirements for each project and working with designers to ensure that complete and correct files are provided;
•Resolving client concerns and requests.
•Working closely with other departments to ensure that projects move smoothly from acquisition through production and into distribution and marketing;

Requirements:
•Great with people
•Personal drive to surpass client expectations
•Amazing attention to detail
•Ability to multi-task without becoming flustered
•Able to work independently and within a group
•Ability to communicate details clearly--in writing, over the phone,
and in-person
•Extremely organized
•A bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
•Three years of project management in a client-driven environment
•A great sense of humor and positive attitude
•Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite; FileMaker Pro a plus

This position will be a full-time position with a salary and full benefits. To apply, please send your resume (subject line: Project Manager) to cjones@greenleafbookgroup.com. No phone calls or visits please.

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