Jan 23, 2020

Managing Editor, Journals

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
Full-Time Nonprofit - Social Services Publishing - Printing

Job Description

Seeking an individual with excellent project management skills to oversee the journal management, budgets and creative product development for American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Grand Rounds, Hospital Pediatrics and other assigned products; and develop and manage editorial workflow procedures and related vendors that ensure adherence to quality, schedule, budget, and AAP policies.


Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, publishing production or related discipline, or an equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience required, 3-4  years of related experience in publications/journal management, including production, editorial workflow, peer review and budget development and management, and previous experience with AMA style guide, product development and scientific/technical publishing preferred.  Some weekend work, travel and overtime required.


To learn more about the organization, see a full job description, and/or apply for the position, please visit https://www.aap.org/employment.

The American Academy of Pediatrics offers an excellent work environment, competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package. 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. Additionally, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans that values the strength diversity brings to our workplace.

Reasonable Accommodation: Individuals with a disability in need of a reasonable accommodation regarding the job application process may call 630-626-6297. Please note, only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response. ​



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