CV / English / Publications Manager

145 Publishing Way Seattle, WA 98101 Email: [email protected] Phone: (555) 432-1098

Dynamic Publications Manager with over 8 years of experience in leading publishing operations, driving the production of high-quality publications, and steering the development of digital and print media products. Proven track record in managing editorial calendars, leading cross-functional teams, and enhancing publication processes to maximize efficiency and profitability. Passionate about leveraging innovative publishing technologies and cultivating strong author and stakeholder relationships to produce engaging and impactful content.

  • Strategic Planning and Execution
  • Editorial Management
  • Team Leadership and Development
  • Content Strategy and Development
  • Publication Process Improvement
  • Budget Management
  • Contract Negotiations
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Digital and Print Publishing Technologies
  • Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • CMS Platforms (WordPress, Drupal)
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • SEO Principles and Analytics
  • Certified Professional Publisher (CPP)

Bright Horizons Publishing, Seattle, WA

Publications Manager March 2017 - Present - Lead a team of 10+ in the production of over 30 titles per year, including digital content, resulting in a 20% increase in annual revenue. - Implemented a new content management system, reducing publication time by 30%. - Spearheaded the transition from print to digital, expanding the digital catalog by 50% and significantly increasing subscriber engagement.

Starlight Media, Portland, OR

Assistant Publications Manager June 2015 - February 2017 - Managed editorial scheduling and production for a monthly lifestyle magazine, improving on-time delivery by 95%. - Contributed to a 15% growth in magazine circulation through targeted content strategies and enhancements in distribution channels. - Oversaw the redesign of the magazine layout, enhancing readability and visual appeal.

University Press, Eugene, OR

Editorial Assistant September 2013 - May 2015 - Assisted in the editorial process for academic journals, including peer review coordination and copyediting. - Enhanced submission processing efficiency by 25% through workflow improvements. - Supported the launch of two new journal titles, contributing to a broader academic outreach.

Master of Science in Publishing

Boston University, Boston, MA Graduated: May 2013

Bachelor of Arts in English

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR Graduated: May 2011

References available upon request.