• Senior Publisher Mechanics

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    Job #1126614539

  • The Engineering group is looking for a Senior Publisher to work on key journals in our growing mechanical engineering list.

    Within Elsevier's Science, Technology and Medical Journal (STMJ) Publishing Organisation we are looking for a Senior Publisher to strengthen our Physical Sciences unit. In total STMJ consists of approximately 660fte mainly based from offices in the UK, USA, The Netherlands, China and India. It is responsible for publishing over 1800 journal titles (24% of the global market), with new journal launches and society contract acquisitions ensuring annual growth.

    As the Senior Publisher Mechanical Engineering and Solid Mechanics you deliver realization and business plans aiming at the development and maintenance of a journals portfolio or defined list of particular journals within a delegated scientific/specialty area(s) in Engineering in line with the overall STMJ strategy and objectives. You manage and develop an assigned portfolio of journal titles, including leading journals in the field, a couple of new titles in fast growing fields and an open access title. You are also expected to further develop 4 conferences run alongside the journal portfolio to achieve content, network and commercial targets that fit into the overall STMJ objectives.

    To excel in this role you understand the importance of maintaining a strong network both with and beyond current Elsevier editors, authors and societies. Due to your experience within the Publishing industry you can also easily participate in complex industry discussions with high level stakeholders. Furthermore you demonstrate the ability to work independently and focus on being a lead example to Publishers and Associate Publishers.

    This position will be based in China. You will report to the Publishing Director of Engineering.

    Your responsibilities

    • Oversee the overall portfolio management, including development of non-subscription commercial and Open Access opportunities

    • Providing Publishing input for the 4 Elsevier conferences all run biannually across the world

    • Oversee and where necessary guiding negotiation of editorial and title contracts

    • Make an immediate impact and build and maintain a strong network both with, and beyond, current Elsevier editors, authors and societies

    • Contribute to complex industry discussions with university/research industry stakeholders

    • Have overall responsibility for the journal product portfolio with emphasis on content growth (both subscription and open access) and quality strategy

    • Manage content growth organically and by (title) acquisition as well as managing innovation of content formats and content extensions and channels

    • Participate in projects that are run across STMJ and contribute to projects within Elsevier that require STMJ representation.

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    Elsevier is a global information analytics business that helps institutions and professionals advance healthcare, open science and improve performance for the benefit of humanity. We help researchers make new discoveries, collaborate with their colleagues, and give them the knowledge they need to find funding. We help governments and universities evaluate and improve their research strategies. We help doctors save lives, providing insight for physicians to find the right clinical answers, and we support nurses and other healthcare professionals throughout their careers. Elsevier provides digital solutions and tools in the areas of strategic research management, R&D performance, clinical decision support, and professional education; including ScienceDirect, Scopus, SciVal, ClinicalKey and Sherpath. Elsevier publishes over 2,500 digitized journals, including The Lancet and Cell, 38,000 e-book titles and many iconic reference works, including Gray's Anatomy. Elsevier is part of RELX Group. With a wide range of technology jobs, commercial and business jobs, and graduate jobs, there is a part for everyone to play. We need talented people to help us inspire ground-breaking research.

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