Director, Editorial and Publishing Director, Editorial and Publishing …

IHS Markit
in Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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IHS Markit
in Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Director, Editorial and Publishing
The Director for Editorial and Publishing will manage the EMEA-based team while supporting the global team.

Collaborating with other E&P directors, the primary responsibilities include:
  • Managing content editors, designers, desktop publishers, and production colleagues
  • Supporting all E&P initiatives including the Phoenix platform, standardizing workflows, design look and feel, style guides, Punctuate!, writing classes, and others
  • Developing OKRs for self and direct reports' growth
  • Planning, staffing, budgeting, and implementing changes for a functional area directly or through managers, based on the direction of senior leadership
  • Acting in a key role in short- term tactical decision making and longer-term strategic decision making for functional area/business unit, ensuring effective achievement of objectives
  • Participating in corporate development of methods, technologies, techniques, and evaluation criteria for projects and programs, and leading the implementation and management of any new or revised processes, technological innovations, and initiatives
  • Aligning operational or regional plans with functional strategy and approach
  • Advising and coaching subordinate leaders of staff

Key skills:
  • Strong leadership presentation, mentoring, negotiation, and influencing skills
  • Highly creative in nature
  • Strong organizational agility with the ability to engage across all levels of IHS Markit
  • Strong knowledge of E+P and business strategy, concepts, tools, and techniques
  • Demonstrates deep and broad technical expertise and knowledge within editorial and publishing, having the ability to connect this knowledge to business issues, strategies, and results
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects/and/or significant levels of direct reports through others and directly; excellent people management skills
  • Applies significant industry expertise to support business line leaders/partners in their achievement of financial and operational performance with the production of on-time, high-quality deliverables
  • Requires comprehensive understanding of internal standards, as well as of the changing business environment, new technologies, and requirements
  • Flexibility and dependability are a must

  • Typically, 12+ Years working in editorial, design, or production area
  • Bachelor's degree required, or equivalent combination of education and experience


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