As a member of the publishing operations team at Open Road Integrated Media, the ebook production associate oversees ePUB and Kindle (mobi) file development. Output includes standard (reflowable) formats, fixed layout formats, read-along audio, and/or other embedded media (video, etc.).
Additional responsibilities include optimizing InDesign files for output to ePUB, implementing updates to existing ebook files (i.e., swapping in new covers, inserting back ads, making corrections), outputting PDFs from ePUB, linking and bookmarking PDFs for distribution to retail partners, and following up on retailer ingestion issues. Finally, the ebook production associate will keep abreast of developments in digital publishing and communicate these to the publishing operations team at weekly meetings.
- Excellent attention to detail
- Ability to prioritize workflow
- Familiarity with file specifications for various retailers
- Minimum two-years experience hand-coding standards-compliant ebooks
To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to Nicole Passage, Associate Managing Editor, at email@example.com. Please copy (CC) Professor Denning at firstname.lastname@example.org.