JobZone Users, We Have Switched JobZone Platforms: DO NOT USE THIS PAGE TO POST JOBS

Check out the new PW JobZone here and email with any question or concerns.

Please try logging in with the same email as you used with this system and reset your password. Email the above address if you have any issues.

Manager, Consumer Publishing
American Academy of Pediatrics
Elk Grove Village, IL
Date Posted
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the nation’s leading advocacy organization for children’s healthcare, has an opportunity for an aggressive and confident manager to identify, develop, and publish new publications for our consumer publishing product line.

The Manager, Consumer Publishing will be responsible for managing all aspects of the AAP consumer book publishing program (child care book series, topic-specific books, and electronic formats); develop and review editorial content to ensure consistency with official AAP policy and generally accepted standards of pediatric health care; and acquire new authors and manuscripts for AAP consumer publishing projects.

Qualified candidates will have a Bachelors degree in journalism, communications or related discipline required. Five years experience in writing, editing, acquisitions, or other aspects of publishing required, with an emphasis on medical or health-related copy for the lay public. Experience in consumer book publishing is highly beneficial, along with experience in project management and product development. Must be able to work both independently and as part of a team, pay close attention to detail and manage multiple priorities simultaneously under tight deadlines.

The AAP offers an excellent work environment, competitive salary, and a very comprehensive benefits package. Additionally, we are an EOE/AA (M/F/D/V) employer that values the strength diversity brings to our workplace. As a reaffirmation to our employee-focused culture, since 2005 the AAP has been named one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Chicagoland area.

Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter with salary requirements to:

American Academy of Pediatrics
Attn: HR/127
141 Northwest Point Blvd.
Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007
FAX: 847-228-5099

Apply Now
« Back to list
Stay ahead with
Tip Sheet!
Free newsletter: the hottest new books, features and more
Email Address


Log In Lost Password

Parts of this site are only available to paying PW subscribers. Subscribers: to set up your digital access click here.

To subscribe, click here.

PW “All Access” site license members have access to PW’s subscriber-only website content. Simply close and relaunch your preferred browser to log-in. To find out more about PW’s site license subscription options please email:

If you have questions or need assistance setting up your account please email or call 1-800-278-2991 (U.S.) or 1-818-487-2069 (all other countries), Monday-Friday between 5am and 5pm Pacific time for assistance.

Not Registered? Click here.