Commissioning Editor – STM Journals
About The Role
We are looking for a dynamic Commissioning Editor with strong knowledge of scientific research and academic publishing to contribute to the profitability, quality, and impact of Cambridge University Press' STM journals in China by working with global STM journal publishing team to manage and drive high-quality content growth, by developing new products opportunities, supporting new acquisitions and launches, building a network of relationships with Chinese researchers in specific subject areas, and supporting open access initiatives.
The successful candidate will be a key member of the STM publishing team in China, with the opportunity to fully engage with and influence the reputation impact and growth of Cambridge's STM journals portfolio. Collaboration with Publishing, Production, Sales and Marketing in the UK, China and overseas, as well as key stakeholders in the markets is vital in ensuring that our publishing meets the needs of academic research community. The role-holder will have the opportunity to deepen further their existing thorough understanding of the scholarly publishing industry.
Engagement and networking
This role is ideal for an academically able person, interested in a broad range of STM subject areas, with outstanding communication, networking and project management skills. The ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding of scholarly publishing, open access, the changing landscape in online publishing and the opportunities that brings for innovation and building smart solutions for meeting researchers' needs.
An attractive remuneration package commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered to the successful candidate.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with a Cover letter and a full CV in both English & Chinese stating your current and expected salary by Feb 15, 2021. (Only shortlisted candidates will be notified). Please put your name and the position in the subject line of the email.