Rabbinical Assembly Publications Director

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Name: 

Ashira Konigsburg

Email address: 

akonigsburg@rabbinicalassembly.org

Posting type: 

Job or volunteer opportunity

The Rabbinical Assembly, the international membership organization of Conservative rabbis, is hiring a Publications Director.

Responsibilities

Strategy:
Create a business model for the department, including establishing a strategic direction and setting goals and metrics to measure sales success and growth
Develop and implement a marketing strategy to raise awareness about our brand and catalog and increase sales
Recruit, partner with, and support a volunteer-led Publications Committee

Operations:
Liaise with book distributor, keeping track of stock and placing new orders for printing when necessary
Answer questions from customers about content for current titles
Manage existing titles (reprint decisions, permissions)
Maintain departmental budget
Develop ongoing relationships with organizational partners and existing project sponsors

New Publications:
Develop and evaluate ideas for new publications in partnership with lay leadership
Manage new publications process (including conception, editing, and printing) of multiple new projects
Cultivate donor relationships and partner in obtaining sponsors for new publications and projects
Evaluate and execute translations and digital editions to meet the resource needs of Rabbinical Assembly members and the wider Jewish world
Handle permission requests for excerpting our copyrighted material

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