Sotho Languages Publisher

Oxford University Press is looking for a Sotho Languages Publisher to lead the research, proposal, development and delivery of strong, market-facing, curriculum-aligned products for the South African Foundation Phase curriculum.The Sotho Languages Publisher will be responsible for ensuring that proposed products are well-positioned to meet the strategic objectives of Oxford University Press as well as to achieve market approval and sales and profitability targets. This post is open to all locations.Fixed Term Contract Position (1 Year) Job FunctionsEditing IndustriesPublishing SpecificationJob Responsibilities:Commission and publish Schools products that increase market share and contribute to profitCollaborate with Sales and MarketingLiaise with the Digital product and Innovation teamManage costs and develop cost control mechanisms RequirementsJob Requirements:3 years relevant working experience a relevant degreeExperience in publishing Schools Core TextbooksTo be able to demonstrate a strong network of relevant contactsTo be able to demonstrate a track record of conceptualizing and delivering high quality print and digital products for schoolsExcellent time and project management expertiseStrong interpersonal skills with the ability to think and act quickly, negotiate challenges and troubleshoot solutions often under pressureCode B drivers license essentialComputer Literacy
Cape Town, WC, ZA