Career Opportunity: PESI Publishing – Production Specialist
What We Do:
At PESI Publishing, we create books and resources in the areas of psychology, education, and self-help, and we have worldwide sales and distribution. What sets us apart as a publisher is we see no limits, no bounds to what we can do. Our entrepreneurial and creative spirit, along with our marketing savvy, drives our business. We take great pride that every book is a genuine partnership and highly collaborative journey with our author, something that is unique in the industry.
How We Do It:
Our people create our success: We listen and we learn, and we strive to meet or exceed the expectations of our customers, associates and vendors.
We go direct and assume competence: We expect open, honest and ethical relationships both internally and externally.
We encourage you to be an entrepreneur: Our associates view their position or area as if it were their own business, and make decisions accordingly.
We aim for innovation and creativity: Continuous improvement and falling forward is what facilitates our ability to meet our mission of connecting knowledge with need.
Overview of the PESI Publishing Team:
The PESI Publishing team is a rapidly growing independent publisher that produces treatment workbooks; professional, self-help, and parenting books; children’s books; and card decks. Our products are designed to teach and expand clinical knowledge with straightforward and practical resources to make information easily accessible. Our mission is to connect knowledge with need, and in that spirit, our team is driven to create world-class educational solutions for our readers.
What You Will Be Doing: (responsibilities)
Manage the production flow of numerous publications, from start to finish
Proofread author and editorial changes for accuracy
Complete many cycles of proofing changes for each product before printing
Communicate production status with author, editorial team, and graphic designers
Maintain timely production schedules
Coordinate book endorsements and prepare for marketing
Direct e-book publication
Archive published materials
Additional responsibilities and projects as assigned
What You Will Bring to the Team: (skills and requirements)
Bachelor’s degree in publishing, communications, English, or journalism preferred
Experience in publishing, writing, proofreading, editing, and project management skills a plus
Ability to manage high volume of materials accurately and timely in a fast-paced environment
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Flexible and adaptable to changing workflows
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Ability to work independently and make informed decisions
Proven experience with electronic editing in Microsoft Word and with Adobe PDFs
What Would Thrill Us:
- Career experience with a publishing or print media company
- You have written and self-published a book
Experience with workflow management software
Experience with InDesign software
What Else You Should Know About Us:
We are an organization that loves to play the game of business and we are unapologetically driven and dedicated to creating world-class educational solutions for our customers. By doing so, we get to help people around the world find comfort and healing.
Equal Employment Opportunity
PESI Publishing is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an
equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are based on business
needs without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender
identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics,
disability, age, veteran status or any other applicable legally protected
status. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.
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