Regional Publisher, Japan

Company : Royal Society of Chemistry
Location : Tokyo, Japan
Closing Date : 30 June 2021
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A fantastic opportunity has come up to join a leading scientific publisher! We are seeking a Regional Publisher, Japan to be the key representative for the Royal Society of Chemistry’s publishing activities in Japan and expansion into South Korea, developing and implementing our strategic objectives. This role will be the leading role in the Royal Society of Chemistry’s presence in Japan, and will line manager two members of staff. As the Regional Publisher, you will work very closely with the Publishing team in the UK and liaise regularly with other international offices. This role demands a proactive publishing professional with strong strategic acumen and excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Your objectives will be to develop and maintain an exceptionally influential network of contacts within the Japanese chemical science community and manage this network to increase the awareness and impact of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s publishing activities. This role will also work closely with our sales and marketing colleagues to help increase the sales penetration and usage of our products in Japan. This position is located at our office in Tokyo, Japan, with national and international travel for conference attendance, site visits and meetings.