John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
[Not translated in selected language] We are in one of the most dynamic periods in our history as technology, globalism, and economic diversity create far-reaching changes in the world. The demand for knowledge and learning has never been greater, and Wiley is at the forefront of meeting that need. As a learning business, we make meaningful contributions to research discovery and lifelong learning by helping organizations achieve their goals and people achieve success from education through their career. We may have been founded over two centuries ago, but our secret to success remains the same: change with the times and adapt to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers. The Role: The Acquisitions Editor for Wiley\u2019s Business list will be responsible for sourcing, signing, and delivering titles, consistent with project budgets and on schedule. The Editor identifies and acquires new thought leaders in business, collaborates with internal and external global customers, identifies opportunities for new business development and plays an integral role in our transformation from print to digital. We are looking for a candidate with proven experience acquiring authors or content, and a track record of achieving targets. This would be a great step up for an Assistant Editor or Associate Editor who is ready for their next challenge. \u00a0 Additionally, the successful candidate will have: Three to five years of experience acquiring similar book and reference content In-depth knowledge of the market and industry Already manage a portfolio of $4M An established network and connections within the sector Excellent project management skills The ability to work collaboratively Effective communication skills A strategic, results-oriented focus to drive the business forward Focus on maintaining a strong client\/customer relationship People have always been valued at Wiley. We work collaboratively, enjoy what we do and have opportunities to develop throughout our careers. And the rewards are impressive. Which means you can look forward to a robust health and wellness package, competitive salary and incentive program, generous paid time off, staff discounts, an employee assistance program, and a generous 401k which offers a company match and company funded contributions. Wiley is an equal opportunity\/affirmative action employer. We evaluate qualified applicants and treat all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or based on any individual\u2019s status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
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Wiley is a global provider of content and content-enabled workflow solutions in areas of scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly research; professional development; and education. Our core businesses produce scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, reference works, books, database services, and advertising; professional books, subscription products, certification and training services and online applications; and education content and services including integrated online teaching and learning resources for undergraduate and graduate students and lifelong learners.