Georgetown University Press is reopening the search for a creative and
experienced digital editor (DE), responsible for the day-to-day management of
digital products for language learning materials. Working closely with
editorial, production, and marketing and sales, DE defines the scope,
determines the budget, and executes the strategy for creating companion and
ancillary products for textbooks and other products. DE reports to the
Director of Georgetown Languages.

DE must work in the GUP office Washington, DC, in the Georgetown
neighborhood. We have a dynamic, fast-paced office and this
job requires demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.


  * Liaise with stakeholders to translate content into functionality
  * Set and manage schedules
  * Complete projects on time and within budget
  * Serve as primary QA and workflow coordinator for all digital projects
  * Manage and keep up-to-date all digital assets and archive
  * With supervisor, identify and hire vendors
  * Handle projects with proactive problem solving
  * Expertly communicate project functionality and technical specs; educate staff

  * Two years experience in academic or textbook publishing
  * Must appreciate languages and language learning (2+ years learning a language a plus)
  * Bachelor's degree required; master's preferred
  * Experience in multimedia or website development
  * Proficiency in variety of office and multimedia programs--Flash, XML/HTML, CMSs, and/or digital video a plus
  * Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
GU Press is an equal opportunity employer. Send resume and cover letter to
Digital Editor Position, [log in to unmask] Application deadline: March
20, 2013.

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