|Associate (Acquisitions) Editor|
|Springer Science+Business Media, LLC|
|New York, NY (SoHo)|
|Springer Science+Business Media is one of the most prestigious international scientific publishers of books, journals, and electronic media today, with subsidiaries and representatives all over the world. Our publications range from medicine to all fields of life sciences, and from mathematics to engineering. |
The Associate Editor will perform all necessary administrative tasks to support the Editorial Director, while gaining experience and growing into a more independent acquisition role which leads up to being responsible for up to one astrophysics journal and a book program which can grow to a maximum of twelve titles per year. The Associate Editor will add to the portfolio of the Editorial Director who is supervising him/her, or the program of other Editors in the team. The job will involve extensive editor/author contact, proposal review, contract negotiation, preparation of manuscripts for production, and promotional planning. The Associate Editor will be trained by an Editor to take on further (financial) responsibilities in the future.