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Editorial Project Manager
Milkweed Editions, one of the nation’s leading independent publishers, seeks a Marketing Director.

Editorial Project Manager
June 28, 2017
The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is the world's leading organization singularly dedicated to combating addiction to alcohol and drugs with a full continuum of services.

Over the course of a year, we:
• Serve over 15,000 patients annually through treatment centers in Minnesota, California, Illinois, Oregon, New York, and Florida
• Educate over 600 professionals through our accredited Hazelden Graduate School of Addiction Studies, Professionals in Residence program and Summer Institute for Medical Students.
• Provide publishing books and materials for over 32,000 publishing customers
• Provide prevention services to over 50,000 students across the United States and the world
One of our key strategic objectives is people - our employees are essential in the process of propelling our organization forward to meet the challenges and opportunities ahead. Are you ready to excel in these challenges and opportunities? Do you possess the qualities below? Join Our Team!

What are we looking for?
• Individuals with a Client, Customer, and/or Stakeholder Focus
• Results-oriented attitude
• Interpersonal Skills and Teamwork
• Courage and Commitment
• Adaptability and Learning Agility

What do we offer?
• Competitive Benefits (health, dental, vision, etc)
• Paid Time-Off
• Training Opportunities
• Retirement Savings Plan with Employer Match
• Tuition Reimbursement

Diverse individuals encouraged to apply.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Women, Veterans, Disabilities

Manage assigned Publishing projects—both digital and print—through stages of formatting manuscripts, scheduling, copyediting, proofreading, and archiving files in asset management system. Hire and manage outsourced freelancers within budget parameters to ensure high quality standards for all products and other associated product tools for sales and marketing.
• Design and Editorial Production department manager and leader from receipt of content to final product.
• Curate content in asset management system to ensure intellectual property is stored, organized, formatted, and updated, with metadata entered.
• Establish agreements and develop alliances with outsourced vendors specializing in copyediting and proofreading of content or other areas of expertise as needed.
• Manage areas integral to operations of Design and Editorial Production work group.

Required Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, or related field.
• 3-5 years publishing experience as an editor and project manager; experience working in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented production environment.
• Excellent planning and organizational skills, with the ability to manage large, complex projects.
• Adept at working in Mac platforms (Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat Pro, Power Point, In Design preferred)

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience with electronic products and services, including asset management systems.

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Milkweed Editions, one of the nation’s leading independent publishers, seeks a Marketing Director.
June 28, 2017
We publish 15-20 new titles each year and a productive backlist. We have an exceptionally dynamic digital presence and an independent bookstore. A nonprofit organization, we are located in the Open Book literary center in Minneapolis. For more information, read our story and explore our list.

We seek a dynamic individual with considerable experience in the book business. A love of literature and affinity for our list are essential, as are an entrepreneurial approach to promotion and sales. The Marketing Director will report directly to the Publisher & CEO, and compensation will be determined based on experience.

Candidates should submit a cover letter and resume in one combined PDF by July 9th, 2017, instructions available on our website. Please include your last name and first name in the file name of your document (i.e., Last_First.pdf).

It is the policy of Milkweed Editions to afford equal employment opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a disabled veteran, status with regard to public assistance, or any other protected class recognized by applicable laws.

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