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Acquisitions Editor (Saint Paul)
Production Coordinator (Minneapolis)




Acquisitions Editor (Saint Paul)
November 08, 2017
Redleaf Press is looking for an acquisition editor to help shape the books and resources we publish for early childhood educators. The acquisitions editor must have a broad knowledge of the early childhood field. Essential job functions are as follows:

• Network and establish relationships with early childhood leaders and professionals to solicit book proposals.
• Monitor early childhood research, literature, market trends, and best practices to strategically round out our publishing plan.
• Prepare materials for, schedule, and lead acquisitions committee meetings and launch meetings.
• Regularly attend early childhood conferences.
• Hire freelance developmental and substantive editors; monitor project quality, budget, and deadlines.

Bachelor’s degree in English or Early Childhood Education required; master’s preferred.

We offer an excellent benefits package, flexible schedules, and a family-friendly work environment.

Email cover letter and resume with salary expectations to jobs@thinksmall.org. For more information, please visit here.


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Production Coordinator (Minneapolis)
October 27, 2017
Our Design and Digital Publisher Services department is seeking a full-time Production Coordinator. The purpose of this position is to facilitate the smooth and efficient flow of the job management and customer service functions. Essential responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

• Maintaining active communication with publishers via email, phone and in-person.
• Responding to publisher inquiries and resolving issues in a timely and satisfactory manner.
• Opening job tickets and creating a schedule for jobs.
• Managing design/page proofs going to and received from the customer.
• Offset print buying.
• Light InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator work as needed.

Previous experience in printing industry required. Previous customer service experience required. Previous experience with design software (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) strongly preferred.

Full benefits package included. Medical, dental, short/long term disability, life insurance, accident plan, paid vacation and sick time, paid holidays, 401K.

Compensation commensurate with experience.

To apply, please forward resume to rcastellanos@bookmobile.com.

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