The Spanish Publishing team is committed to building a diverse and inclusive team and highly values diverse backgrounds and insights that fuel our innovation.
Working with the VP and Publisher for Spanish, the Associate Publisher serves as a key leader for the division by managing different product lines within the Spanish publishing program, and supporting the mission and values, revenue goals and strategies. Day-to-day responsibilities include author acquisitions, vision-casting and cooperation with sales and marketing, publishing schedule development, financial oversight and staff management and development. The Associate Publisher assists the Publisher in developing, overseeing and managing the editorial process, creating ancillary products, and managing the brand. The Associate Publisher leads special projects and represents the Publisher in key meetings internally and externally.
Specifically, the Associate Publisher will lead the publishing program for Spanish Books as well as reference and academic works through:
Work Experience: 8 years Christian publishing experience and/or content development experience including Bible publishing or marketing, academic, ministry or digital publishing contexts. At least 2 years of editorial development experience.
Target. 10 years in publishing with 2 or more years in a leadership role
Education: BA in English or Spanish, Communications, Journalism, business administration, marketing, or related fields. MDiv or MA in Theology or Biblical Studies or demonstrated self-teaching in these areas and additional training in business management is a plus.
Knowledge: Knowledge of Spanish grammar, spelling, and punctuation, Proficient in Microsoft Office, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, etc., Knowledge of the Bible, including major and minor Bible translations and paraphrases on the market, attuned to doctrinal landscape of the Christian market with a solid grasp of the orthodox evangelical theology and thinking.
Industry Knowledge: Knowledge of competitive books, Bibles and Bible study resources, Knowledge of the major distribution channels, including CBA, ABA, Mass, church/ministry, international, Awareness of trends within the Spanish church worldwide
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