JOB LISTING: Design and Production Manager Position

Jun 2, 2022

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City Lights Publishers was founded by poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti in 1955, two years after he opened his now-legendary City Lights Bookstore. We are dedicated to the role that books and bookstores play in the cultivation and dissemination of human knowledge and experience.

We are looking to hire an experienced Design and Production Manager to oversee the production of approximately 15 titles per year. The person in this role will shepherd books through the entire production process, from creative inception to getting physical books into the distribution warehouse and ebooks into that distribution chain. Responsibilities include setting and maintaining schedules; corresponding with editors; supervising the work of freelance copyeditors, proofreaders, and indexers; serving as the liaison to designers; serving as the liaison to printers; overseeing all stages of page proofs, digital proofs, jacket and cover proofs; and close collaboration with acquisitions and marketing teams.

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