Working for a luxury retailer with a well established British heritage, foscusing on digital deliverables, you will work within the print and digital team of the publishing side of the business.
You will share part responsibility for the day-to-day running of the publishing portfolio, with key responsibility in digital publishing and development of digital content channels, and play an important supporting role in
print marketing and publishing. Ideally you will have prevously worked in a similar role or come from a Project Management or Account Managment background.
You will form a close working relationship within the Publishing team and stakeholders across the business, the Associate Publisher will help implement pre-agreed strategies, influence and monitor commercial performance, and oversee resource and workflow to deliver the plan.
A good understanding of the Publishing annual plan and budget
Ability to report on all aspects of commercial performance
Updating and guardianship of the cross-department cost summaries
Key responsibility for implementing the digital publishing strategy and commercial plan
Ability to deputise for the Publisher during absence Digital
Work with the Creative Content Manager to manage workflow and schedules to ensure the app and digital publications are produced on time and on budget
Work with agencies, the digital team, Publisher and Editor to define and project manage new ideas and functionality (through wire frames, specification docs etc) and ensure delivery is on brand, on budget, and on schedule.
Manage the ongoing development of the digital store guide project, working with the Digital Project Manager to ensure it is marketed effectively.
Ensure excellent customer experience in digital channels through effective UI and UX practices.
Report on analytics to monitor success and improve understanding of content effectiveness
Work with the Digital Design Manager and Media Sales to support the Media Sales Team in presenting creative opportunities to brands
Keep abreast of user research, industry developments and new technology that will enable use to deliver a pioneering app and digital publications.
To assist in managing external distribution.
To assist in managing the ABC strategy
To assist in managing the research plan for the magazine
Be responsible for the print/ digital awards programme
Assist the Publisher in ensuring team HR is managed effectively by each individual manager – sickness, holiday, appraisals etc
Manage HR for freelance and interns
To help ensure department processes and procedures are set up and followed where