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Job Title: Publishing Content Specialist (Fluent English)

Location: Beijing, China

Job Purpose

·         Acquire, develop and project manage high quality topical and special issues and related bulk revenue according to targets;

·         Develop and maintain relations with editors, (potential) guest editors and authors;

·         Provide process guidance and timely status information to all stakeholders for all special issues and review articles in the assigned portfolio from idea to production stages;

·         Deliver positive contribution to overall team performance and process improvements


Key Responsibly


Develop and project manage high quality topical and special issues according to targets

·         Create actionable acquisition, publication and bulk sales plans in line with targets under supervision of publisher and team leader

·         Execute on publication plans

·         Monitor special content quality by tracking citations and downloads in comparison with regular content in publishing portfolio

·         Feedback quality reports to publisher, editors and guest editors as indicators of success and input for further portfolio strategy planning

·         Participate in editorial board meetings from time to time

·         Take full ownership and manage the publication process for special issues by tracking progress, guiding and chasing guest editors and authors, anticipating potential barriers and solving issues  

·         Ensure all special issues are published in time and in accordance to publication schedules and targets

·         Actively manage special issue publication budget towards year end

Develop and maintain relations with editors, (potential) guest editors and authors as well as internal stakeholders

·         Maintain excellent communications with journal editors, guest editors and authors

·         Establish productive collaboration with publishers

·         Act as single-point of contact for special content on all non-

·         production related matters for all stakeholders, internally and externally

Provide process guidance and timely status information to all stakeholders for all special issues and review articles in the assigned portfolio from idea to production stages

·         Liaise with guest editors  and review authors to confirm topic coverage, formats, and timelines, once the special issue / review proposal is accepted by publisher and editors

·         Generate special issue contracts and get these signed and stored

·         Send out thank you notes to guest editors and authors upon project completion

·         Set up EES system for special content

·         Maintain the pipeline of special issues and invited review articles by timely and accurately recording progress in SID/JCI

·         Liaise with journal managers and local supplier managers for production and dispatch matters Oversee invoicing of bulk deals

Deliver positive contribution to overall team performance and process improvements

·         Actively contribute to and participate in special content development initiatives such as further workflow improvement, participating in internal workshops, Non Solus updates, team meetings, etc. 

·         Pro-actively flag areas for improvement in relation to special content acquisition and publication


Required skills and competencies


Displays High Integrity and Honesty: Always follows rules and does what is expected; does what s/he says s/he will do; remembers commitments and promises; is honest and ethical in decision making; is trusted by others to do the right thing; is fair and honest in how s/he treats others


Drives for Results: Works hard to achieve objectives; stays focused on key commitments; looks to overcome obstacles or barriers to performing; works with others to achieve joint goals.


Takes Initiative: Volunteers for new job responsibilities or projects; identifies areas within own role that could be improved; notices and acts on opportunities to contribute more without being asked.


Technical / Professional Expertise: Develops and demonstrates core technical and professional skills required for own discipline; develops and applies understanding of business context (including products, processes, culture and values); develops and applies knowledge of the markets in which function operates


Solves Problems and Analyzes Issues: Is able to ask effective questions and collect facts from multiple sources in order to solve problems; is able to effectively identify and analyze problems and propose solutions; effectively manages day –to-day issues and problems without intervention.


Communicates powerfully and prolifically: Shares information relevant to own role; demonstrates effective conversational skills, including active listening and questioning; participates in team presentations.


Collaboration and Teamwork: Develops co-operative working relationships within the team; considers how own style affects others and tailors interactions accordingly; looks for ways to develop mutually beneficial relationships across teams.


General Knowledge and Technical Skills:

·         Excellent verbal and written English communication skills

·         Commercial awareness

Required Education and Experience:

·         Minimum University degree, preferably M.Sc. level

·         At least 2 years relevant experience, preferably in the publishing industry




Job Title: Senior Government Affairs Manager/ Associate Director Government Affairs


Location: Beijing (preferred) / Shanghai


Job Purpose

The Senior Government Affairs Manager/Associate Director of Government Affairs is responsible for driving and supporting policy advocacy and business development for RE business in China by working with RE business divisions closely. The position reports into Director of Government Affairs, RE China. The position will be located in Beijing or Shanghai.



Key Result Areas

Support RE China businesses to put GR into its growth strategy 

·         Spend quality time with RE business divisions to understand their business and strategy as well as articulate implications and actionable plans for government engagement

·         Support RE business divisions to develop and put GR into its growth strategy

·         Concrete strategy and action plans should be developed and executed in support of business priorities and strategies. 

Effectively develop a network within key government departments in China

·         Effectively develop a network with Chinese government departments that can potentially impact Reed Elsevier businesses in China

·         have strong existing connections with Ministry of Health (MOH), State Food And Drug Administration (SFDA)

·         Capable of developing new connections with above and other relevant governments agencies

·         Develop and manage a list of key influencers and decision makers in those government departments/agencies and build impactful business relationships with them over time

Protect Reed Elsevier’s business interests in China by monitoring and influencing government policy related to business models

·         Monitor trends and changes within Chinese government policies related to RE businesses, inform business owners promptly on the potential impact of these trends and prevent any policy which could have negative impact RE business models

·         Proactively engage in dialogues with key decision makers and opinion leaders in developing positive policy for RE businesses 

Build and/or identify business development opportunities Reed Elsevier businesses in China

·         Support Elsevier business leaders by providing input on business development opportunities related with government and be responsible for refining / executing certain aspects of government engagement plan (e.g. strategic partnerships.) under guidance of business leader.

·         Identify business opportunities driven or influenced by central and local governments, work with business leaders to develop an integrated plan, be responsible for measurable outcomes related to government bodies.

Company image and reputation

·         Actively participate in international, national and industrial conferences, forums, etc in China; Present RE and business division as an innovative and responsible information provider for professionals

·         Effectively develop a network with relevant China media; systematically arrange positive media coverage on RE and its business divisions in China

·         Identify and prevent potential risk and damage to company image and reputation

·         Ensure that all of the above are completed in conjunction with the Reed Elsevier Corporate Communications team and business divisions’ corporate communication teams


Required skills and competencies


·         High Integrity & honesty. Strictly compliance with RE rules and code of conducts when dealing with government officials.

·         Deep knowledge of how Chinese government system works and the process of decision and policy making.

·         Knowledge about information industry and the key topics discussed in this industry.

·         Existing network with key China government departments/agencies.

·         Passion and ability to learn new things quickly.

·         Ability to build trust quickly with external key business influencers.

·         Excellent communication skills both in Chinese and English.

·         Being comfortable and effective working in a matrix structure and effectively collaborate with colleagues.

·         Strong presentation skill to be able to effectively present Reed Elsevier at national or industrial conferences or forums 

Required Education and Experience:

·         At least 5-10 years in China government departments/agencies. Experience in healthcare and energy sector preferred.

·         Government plus multinational working experience preferred.

·         Bachelor degree or above in marketing, medicine, energy, publishing or related disciplines.




Job Title: Account Manager


Location: Beijing


Job Purpose

As a member Science and Technology Sales team of Elsevier, you will represent Life Sciences and Engineering & Technology products to prospects and customers in Research & Development across China.  You will be responsible for the achievement of product specific sales targets across accounts in order to contribute to the overall goals of the sales group. 


Key Result Areas

·         Identify, qualify, and close new business, as well as maintaining current relationships and the corresponding revenue streams

·         Develop sustainable relationships with all relevant decision makers and influencers at the customers and outside contacts necessary to engage the customer to cross sell and up sell Life Sciences products

·         Provide customer-based and market-based feedback on existing and future product areas

·         Be responsible for Account Development and Marketing activities

·         Prepare and deliver technical sales presentations and demonstrations showing the capabilities of Elsevier products

·         Prepare and review weekly and monthly reports documenting sales results and forecasts for the remainder of the year and adjust actions accordingly

·         Deliver ad-hoc training in support of pre-sales efforts and post-sales follow-up

·         Maintains accurate records of all sales and prospecting activities including sales calls, presentations, closed sales, and follow-up activities within your assigned territory


Required skills and competencies


Interpersonal Skills:

·         Highly motivated and driven

·         High learning ability

·         Organizational, prioritizing and planning skills

·         Negotiation skills

·         Highly customer focused

·         Excellent Social/Communication skills

·         Tact and diplomacy

·         Achievement orientated

·         Able to work under pressure

·         Analytical

·         Innovative

·         Able to proactively problem solve 

General Knowledge and Technical Skills:

·         Computer and Web literate

·         Experience with scientific software, databases, or electronic publishing

·         Good MS Office skills, particularly Excel and Word

·         Knowledge of STM publishing industry (preferred)

·         Knowledge of the commercial market for designated  area 

Required Education and Experience:

·         Degree in Material Science, Electronics, Energy or Engineering

·         Good knowledge of material science, electronics or Oil & Gas discovery process.

·         At least 6 years sales experience in B2B environment

·         Willingness and ability to travel as needed throughout China & internationally





Company Introduction


Elsevier is part of the Reed Elsevier Group plc., which is a world leading provider of professional information solutions in science and health, legal, risk management, and business to business sectors.


As the world’s leading provider of science and health information, Elsevier serves more than 30 million scientists, students and health and information professionals worldwide. A global company headquartered in Amsterdam, employing more than 7000 people in 24 countries, we help customers advance science and health by providing world-class information and innovative tools that help them make critical decisions, enhance productivity and improve outcomes.


Our working culture is highly respectful, stimulating and diverse; enabling bright, passionate people to do their best work. We offer challenging but realistic objectives, recognition for achievement, and the opportunity to challenge the status quo. We're a truly global company, working across geographies everyday with our people sharing a passion for health and science. Our people are pragmatic, commercial, work collaboratively and are excellent relationship builders.  We offer an opportunity to make a difference in people's lives by helping the health and science communities find and use trusted, high-quality information.


Learning is at the heart of everything we do and our people take their development and progress seriously, as do we. Because of our global reach, opportunities are available locally and globally and our breadth of opportunity offers the chance to build a varied career across different functions and divisions. You will have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technological development and to contribute to change. People with the right attitude have the chance to contribute far beyond their role.


For a full list of all opportunities currently available at Elsevier please visit
www.elsevier.com  www.reedelsevier.com


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