The Joint Commission

  • Sr Project Manager Production - Publications

    Job Locations US-IL-Oak Brook
    Job ID
    2018-3674
    # of Openings
    1
  • Overview

    The Senior Project Manager serves as lead Production Project Manager on projects that cut across product lines, such as coordinating production of books series (eg, accreditation products) or managing book reprints. Assists AD of Production and PER Meeting Support in a variety of management responsibilities (eg, deliverables for annual budget, large purchasing projects).  Serves as PER production expert on various JCR/TJC teams and process improvement initiatives.

     

    In addition, manages all aspects of production for assigned products including selecting, scheduling, directing, and monitoring external vendors; reviewing materials at all stages of production; and maintaining production schedules, product expense budgets, and quality standards for these projects.  Manages all production tasks for assigned periodicals, including copyediting, typesetting, art direction, final file preparation for print, and converting and sending PDF files to online periodical host.

    Qualifications

    1. Level of knowledge equivalent to that ordinarily acquired through completion of a bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, or a related field. 
    1. Minimum of five years of publishing experience in a production capacity. 
    1. Fluency with composition system, page design/publishing software, and word processing software. Knowledge of TopLeaf XML Composition Software experience a plus. 
    1. Fluency with HTML and XML. 
    1. Excellent planning, organization, and scheduling skills. 
    1. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
    1. Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills.

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