A Publishing Manager is responsible for everything we publish under certain subject areas. This involves finding and/or cooperating with people to write the books or journals and then producing, marketing, selling, and distributing the final product.
A Publishing Manager is primarily responsible for taking care of all the publications of the organization. The specific duties of a publications manager position include:
Coordinating with the content creators
Oversight and managing the layout and design team
Acquiring the best deals for the printing process
Supervising the printing process
Handling the legal process related to each printed title
Supervising the shipping and storage processes
Planning and supervising Marketing activities and launching process for each product
Planning & Supervising the proper supply chain management policies
Overseeing the distribution process including the best practice for distributors’ management
Coordinating with vendors, suppliers, and other department members;
Keeping updated on publications from competitor publishing houses;
Taking care of human resources required for various publications;
Participating in recruitment and training of human resources and performing other tasks as required.
A Publishing Manager should have a bachelor’s degree in mass communications or journalism. A master’s degree may be advantageous. Excellent academic credentials are required. Prior experience in publications management is essential for a Publishing Manager position.
U.S. Work Authorization is required. Pay commensurate with knowledge and experience on a NON-PROFIT ISLAMIC ORGANIZATION scale.