AAAS, the nonprofit publisher of the Science family of journals, has an exciting opportunity for a Science Partner Journal Associate to join the Office of Publishing. The Science Partner Journal Associate is responsible for helping successfully manage a portfolio of scholarly journals in the Science Partner Journal (SPJ) program.
Reporting to the Product Development Manager, you will work closely with the publishing team and with 3rd party vendors to ensure the successful publication of high-quality STEM journals published in association with top global institutions. You will serve as the daily account manager for SPJ editors and societies, supporting the onboarding, development, and operations of the journals. You will help launch new journals and ensure that the journals operate and perform as expected; continuously improve the journals and the publishing services of the Science Partner Journal program; ensure that each journal has a defined product trajectory and annual strategic plan to improve business; and support the achievement of editorial and financial objectives.
The SPJ Associate will be an adept account manager and project manager and will build strong relationships with Office of Publishing colleagues and other departments. They will work most closely with the dedicated SPJ team at AAAS. This is a good opportunity for an experienced publishing associate to have a big impact in developing a new and growing publishing program to complement the Science family of journals.
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