• Part Time
  • Anywhere

The Institute of General Semantics

Journal and Publications Manager

Part Time Position, $20,000 for 1 year (potentially renewable)

The Institute of General Semantics is seeking to hire a part-time Journal and Publications Manager. The IGS publishes a quarterly journal, ETC: A Review of General Semantics, founded in 1943, and has previously published an annual entitled General Semantics Bulletin. We also maintain a book publishing program and sell our books and journals via an online store. We are looking for an individual to assist with the organization and management of our journal publication and possibly other publishing activities. Specific duties will include:

· Organize and manage institutional subscriptions to ETC: A Review of General Semantics

· Organize and manage third party agreements (including EBSCO, JSTOR, Gale Cengage, etc.)

· Convert existing archive of non-searchable PDFs via OCR and make the database available to subscribers

· Help to increase the number of institutional subscribers to ETC and potentially find other ways to improve and expand our journal publishing

· Manage online store orders and possibly assist with our book publishing program

The ideal candidate will be familiar with journal publishing, library subscriptions, digital archives, etc. Familiarity with general semantics a plus. For more information and to apply, contact IGS President Lance Strate at president@generalsemantics.org.

To apply for this job email your details to president@generalsemantics.org