Elsevier, as part of the Reed Elsevier Group Pic, is the leading multiple-media publisher of scientific, technical and health information products and services, in 73 locations around the globe. The company publishes more than 1800 journals, 2200 new books per year and a range of innovative electronic products. Elsevier (India) is the regional headquarter for the South Asia region. Over the years we have successfully served our student, academic professional and practitioner communities in the sub-continent.We require the following:
PROJECT MANAGERS BOOK PRODUCTION
The incumbent will have 3-5 years of proven experience, having worked with a prepress company and must have the ability to communicate fluently with onsite Elsevier staff in US and UK and authors around the globe. The candidate must have thorough pre-press knowledge and experience in full service management of books from typescript through to print-ready PDFs including XML, author liaison and tracking. The person will also be responsible for ensuring quality standards and adherence to strict delivery schedules.
QUALITY ASSURANCE MANAGER - BOOK PRODUCTION
The successful candidate will manage an in-house quality assurance team and should have 5+ years of experience in quality assurance of book production.
SENIOR PROOF READERS - BOOK PRODUCTION
The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience in proof reading of which the last 2+ years should be in checking quality in book production.
CONTENT CONVERSION MANAGER - BOOKS (SGML / XML)
The successful candidate will manage an in-house quality assurance teem. The incumbent should be able to model and forecast targets, analyse data and provide key reporting. 5 + years of experience in content conversion, the last 2 + years of which in final delivery of SGMt/XML projects, experience in web technologies and strong knowledge in SGML/XML deliveries relating to the publishing industry is a must. Knowledge of one or more programming languages such as VB.NET, ASP.NET, C#, Perl etc. and experience of managing a large team of data converters is desirable. The ideal candidate should have the ability to write scripts andprogram tools to automate quality check.
CONTENT CONVERSION EXECUTIVES - BOOKS (SGML / XML)
The ideal candidate will have 3 + years of experience in content conversion, the last 1 + year of which should be in final delivery of SGML/XML projects. Thorough understanding of vap DTDs and experience in preparation of style sheet, trouble shooting parsing errors, quality checks andexperience in managing a team is must.
LANGUAGE EDITORS AND INDEXERS BOOKS
Language editors with 5+ years and Indexers with at least 2+ years of proven experience in editing books.
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