Salary: Dependent upon experience and expectations, plus generous benefits

Location: Canary Wharf, London (E14). Due to Covid-19 all staff have been working remotely; however, a hybrid working trial is commencing

Duration: Permanent

Hours: 35 per week

Reports to: Head of Legal, Compliance & Commercial Operations

Who we are looking for

We are looking for a Head of Publishing who has the commercial judgement to be able to create the vision of how the IFRS Foundation should publish and distribute its content.

The Head of Publishing leads the small and friendly Production team which is responsible for producing a variety of due process documents in multiple media formats and for maintaining the Foundation’s core IP, the IFRS Standards, and multi-volume editions. The team continuously improves the production processes and develops and deploys solutions to various publishing challenges. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic manager who is passionate about content, enjoys new challenges and takes pride in their work and the work of their colleagues.

This job description outlines the specific role responsibilities and the skills and attributes we are looking for. 

Candidates who wish to be considered for this role must:

  • have experience of managing and developing individuals and teams;
  • possess demonstrable experience of managing online regulatory or legislative services as well as a list of titles in an on-screen XML environment;
  • be experienced in process improvement in an editorial and production environment, with extensive project management experience;
  • be proficient in Microsoft Office suite with experience of Content Management Systems, DITA XML editing software, Adobe Studio, HTML, CSS, stylesheet and DTD’s;
  • be able to negotiate, persuade, influence and collaborate with others; and
  • have excellent command of oral and written English.

To apply, please send a detailed CV and covering letter outlining your salary expectations and why you meet the requirements of the role to

Closing date: 10 September 2021

Due to the number of responses we receive, we are unable to respond individually to each application. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date you may assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

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