BioMed Central is the leading open access publisher of STM (Science, Technology and Medicine) research. Since it was founded in 2000, BioMed Central has successfully pioneered the open access publishing model and brought open access to the mainstream. With offices in London, North America and Asia, the company employs over 290 people across a range of operations including editorial, production, IT and business. BioMed Central is a vibrant and innovative company. It operates in a fast-paced and high-energy environment, hiring talented people who are passionate about science, technology, medicine and open access.
Journal Development Manager
21st May 2018
We are excited to offer an opening to join our vibrant and innovative open access publishing team at Springer Nature, working on our respected BMC and SpringerOpen journal portfolios. In joining the team you would become part of one of the world’s leading global scientific and medical publishers, with staff based in Europe, Asia and the Americas. This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual with a passion for scientific advancement to develop their publishing career and work alongside some of the best in this field.
We are looking for a Journal Development Manager to strategically develop a portfolio of STM open access titles. The position includes line management responsibilities. You will also enjoy building new business through journal launches and acquisitions, and help champion the needs of the portfolio, Editors-in-Chief, and sponsoring societies within the portfolio.
Our ideal candidate will be a talented and proactive individual who is passionate about science and open access. Given the level at which you will operate, strategic thinking, the ability to oversee direct reports and build strong relationships are key to success in this exciting and varied position. Candidates should also have experience of managing a portfolio of products in academic publishing.
To apply please submit an application and cover letter outlining your suitability to the role.