Associate Managing Editor

United States
Competitive Salary
Closing date
Dec 5, 2021

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At Wiley, we welcome you for who you are, the background you bring, and embrace individuals who get excited about learning whether online or by book. Learning is for everyone, and so is our workplace. Bring your experiences, your perspectives, and your passion. It's in our differences that we empower the way the world learns.

As an Associate Managing Editor, you will be responsible for managing and overseeing a portfolio of journals (approximately 25-30) through the submission and peer-review stages of the publishing process. You will need to utilize your extensive planning and organizational skills to optimize workflows, and drive efficient processes.

How you will make an impact:

Associate Managing Editors ensure that our authors enjoy the best experience possible, our reviewers can easily use the system, and our editors are thoroughly supported at every stage of peer review. Your portfolio may include titles owned and published by Wiley, and those of clients who partner with Wiley. This means leveraging internal and external relationship building skills in order to drive consistency, process efficiency, high standards and innovation.

We are looking for people who have:

-Some experience of the publishing and editorial industry

-A proven ability to manage a number of simultaneous projects with competing deadlines

-Evidence of being able to drive results and work effectively within a complex corporate environment

This is a great opportunity to develop your career in publishing, acquiring further knowledge and experience within the discipline. You are likely to have a broad interest in the field of academic writing and publishing, along with the credibility to interact effectively with clients in this industry.

Occasional travel will be required.

About Wiley:

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. As a learning business, Wiley makes 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 company's headquarters are located in Hoboken, New Jersey, with operations in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Australia, and Canada.

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's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

When applying, please attach your resume/CV to be considered



Wiley's mission has always focused on helping our customers succeed, wherever they are in their education and professional careers.

We are bridging the higher education gap by delivering content solutions in new and innovative ways to enrich the learning experience. We are a proven leader in strategic higher education consulting and partnering with educators and institutions globally to achieve success, and our print and digital solutions enable students and instructors worldwide. We encourage learning to be a continuous, lifelong experience – an integral, essential part of every stage of building a career.

We are closing the talent deficit by supporting employers, helping them find and retain top talent, assess their employees’ skill sets, and implement training in order to transform company cultures. For decades we’ve helped people learn; today we’re showing them new ways to achieve, get certified and advance their careers.

We are strengthening the research community by partnering with learned societies and supporting researchers to communicate discoveries that make a difference. We collaborate with authors, societies, libraries, and other members of the research community to generate, communicate, and enable access to the scientific and scholarly insights that are helping to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges.

Our commitment to partnership helps us advance innovation and connect researchers, learners, and professionals with the content, platforms, and tools they need to be successful.

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