Medical specialty society in eastern Loudoun County seeks a Director of Publications to replace retiring director. The Director will be responsible for providing leadership and expertise in all areas of digital and print publishing for the society’s monthly peer reviewed journal and annual educational publications. Position oversees peer review, editorial and production staff and works closely with marketing, IT and education teams. Responsibilities include managing all departmental operations including personnel and budgets, liaising with volunteer committees, managing permission and advertising requests, preparing departmental and committee reports, developing and ensuring adherence to established editorial, production, and publication deadlines, monitoring workflows for optimal efficiency, ensuring appropriate administrative support for physician editors, and staying current on emerging trends in medical publishing.
Successful candidate will have at least 5 years management and supervisory experience, a thorough understanding of all phases of print and electronic scholarly publishing, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced setting. Bachelor’s degree required; advanced degree desirable. Position available January 2020.
Additional Salary Information: ARRS offers a competitive benefits package that includes: medical, dental, vision, Life, STD, and LTD.
About American Roentgen Ray Society
The American Roentgen Ray Society, founded in 1900, is the first and oldest radiology society in the United States. The society has been a forum for progress in radiology since shortly after the discovery of the X-ray and is dedicated to the goal of the advancement of medicine through the science of radiology and its allied sciences. The goal of the ARRS is maintained through an annual scientific and educational meeting and through publication of the American Journal of Roentgenology.