Publisher Resume Samples

A Publisher takes the main responsibility for the styling and content of the publication that comes from the company’s handle. Working mainly in publishing areas such as newspaper, book publishing, and online publishing companies, these individuals execute the tasks mentioned on the Publisher Resume – ensuring the publication process is carried out effectively and runs smooth, making sure the publications are delivered on time, hiring and training staffs, liaising with production and advertising departments, determining payment parameters, acquiring new authors, participating in copy editing of manuscripts and overseeing production management.

While the job description varies depending on the industry, many of the needed skills are same across all the fields and include the following – imagination and good visual sense, excellent grammar and spelling skills; an eye for details and accuracy in work; and excellent knowledge of word processing and design programs. While there are no pre-set requirements, most of the entrants have a degree with a background in editing or journalism.

Publisher Resume example

Publisher Resume

Headline : Dynamic, results-producing Project Controls Specialist with an exceptional background of dramatically increasing productivity and efficiency by re-engineering and streamlining processes.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite 6.

Description :

    1. Employed a clear understanding of editorial design, page layout, and technical writing styles utilized by the Federal government.
    2. Designed professional documents and other materials including templates, posters, forms, complex diagrams, infographics.
    3. Communicated the progress of projects to leadership.
    4. Led a team of 4 Desktop Publishers; includes training, coaching, and conducting quality reviews on investigative reports.
    5. Played a key role in optimizing the publishing process by collaborating with agency stakeholders on issue identification and resolutions for streamlining.
    6. Maintained organization by managing SharePoint collaboration sites for numerous projects and significant reports.
    7. Facilitated an increased knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe applications by leading training sessions for project managers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business Administration


Publisher II Resume

Headline : Accomplishes business development activities by researching and developing marketing opportunities and plans; Implementing sales plans; Managing staff.

Skills : Sales, Marketing, Publicity.

Description :

    1. Assessed and recommended improvements to operational systems and processes to support financial goals requiring changing needs and resources.
    2. Executed and implemented business strategies across functional areas.
    3. Developed financial formulas and internal procedures to assess the feasibility, practicality, and profitability of new products and business ventures.
    4. Developed, managed, and monitored the project and departmental budgets in collaboration with the management team.
    5. Implemented procedures for budgets, accounts receivable and accounts payable for healthy cash flow.
    6. Developed financial reports and analyses are consistent with publishing industry standards.
    7. Wrote, reviewed, and/or negotiated legal and financial documents such as vendor RFPs and contracts, author contracts.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business Administration


Publisher/Executive Resume

Headline : Create and implement income generating marketing plans, including advertising design and placement, publicity, sales promotions and community relations.

Skills : Community Relations, Excellent Communication Skills, Time Management.

Description :

    1. Led a team of five sales professionals and distribution personnel effectively in a heavily cross-functional, fast-paced deadline-driven environment.
    2. Executed 15-20 daily cold calls to identify client base for a new company launch and 20-30 calls weekly to prospects and customers after publication launch.
    3. Developed innovative product solutions grounded in a clear understanding of customer needs.
    4. Responded to all customer inquiries in a timely manner.
    5. Collaborated with members of the graphic department to design advertisements to customers' satisfaction.
    6. Maintained friendly and professional customer interactions while collecting on accounts.
    7. Planned and organized routes within a territory to maximize efficiency and time in the field for salesperson's appointments.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Merchandising

Publisher III Resume

Summary : Administrative support professional offering versatile office management skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office programs as well as extensive knowledge of Graphic Design and Advertising Design applications.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Quark, New Product Development.

Description :

    1. Provided online, digital media, and experiential marketing services.
    2. Developed marketing strategies tailored to specific clients and media platforms, including mobile devices, social media, and the Internet.
    3. Coordinated production activities for media marketing campaigns, including advertising design and layout.
    4. Created and oversaw online and new media marketing campaigns for firm clients.
    5. Interacted with clients to assess needs and assess satisfaction with current marketing programs.
    6. Monitored daily performance measures for various marketing programs.
    7. Conducted media campaign analysis with company staff to determine marketing performances and opportunities to improve marketing efforts.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Public Relations For Spirits

Publisher/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Enable a company to attract and keep the right people for the right job at the right time. Create and sustain an engaging work environment that brings out the best in people.

Skills : Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified Internal Audit.

Description :

    1. Responsible for management, marketing, and growth of Biofuels Business, a monthly international publication.
    2. Supervised editors, production, and creative staff. Prepare budgets and approve budget expenditures.
    3. Planned and direct staffing, training, and performance evaluations to develop and control sales and service programs.
    4. Assessed needs and recommend advertising, solutions, negotiate and implement pricing.
    5. Prepared promotional plans, sales literature, media kits, and sales contracts, using a computer.
    6. Attracted and retained loyal clients by building a reputation for integrity, knowledge, and accountability.
    7. Sold print and online advertising in Biofuels Business, World Grain, and Food Business News magazines.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Publisher I Resume

Objective : Building high profile sales, marketing, and business development organizations throughout diverse customer markets. Combine strategic planning, business management and leadership skills.

Skills : Office Management, Records Management, Database Administration.

Description :

    1. Helped in the negotiation of buying a trade publication with COO and CEO.
    2. Acquired trade publication, given full autonomy for re-designing marketing strategy.
    3. Repositioned the publication within the market place.
    4. Redesigned rate structures, increased circulation, and fees to strong revenue growth.
    5. Recruited as the youngest publisher in the history of the company.
    6. Increased sales and revenue by an average of an issue. Helped recruited, trained, and directed a staff of eight.
    7. Personally negotiated and closed over all advertising contracts and accounted for publications revenues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Psychology

Jr. Publisher Resume

Objective : Excel in Marketing, Customer Relations, Process Improvement. Enjoy working with people. Meticulous in everything do. Personal skills include superb oral and written communication, organized, highly developed interpersonal skills.

Skills : Marketing Strategies, Brand Positioning Public, Media Relations.

Description :

    1. Produced and distributed copies monthly. Interviewed public officials and industry leaders.
    2. Developed content for print and web, including editing, writing, photography, and video editing.
    3. Directed development of digital properties. Drove sales as a lead salesperson and directed sales team.
    4. Selected Accomplishments: Increased annual revenue.
    5. Responsible for making Central Oregon Magazine and the Central Oregon Golf and Home Guide an editorial and commercial success.
    6. Defined the editorial position and manage business operations so the publications provide readers with high-quality content.
    7. Implemented and training staff new sales operations including the use of Google Analytics.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Asst. Publisher Resume

Objective : A performance-driven and seasoned professional with extensive years of experience in leadership, sales, and operations. Acquired a broad-based background in motivating and directing sales teams.

Skills : Sales, Publisher, Marketing, Sales Management.

Description :

    1. Re-launched regional business journal. Hired new sales staff and editor while maintaining existing editorial staff.
    2. Launched daily email program leading to online readers while solidifying the quality of the print product's editorial, design, and circulation.
    3. Maintained effective communication with Corporate HQ in Harrisburg.
    4. Awarded shows while being the public face of the newspaper.
    5. Re-launched/re-named the paper while creating a digital product and greatly improving the print product.
    6. Launched 8 new supplements and 6 in-person events. Skills Used Management of the Editorial, Circulation, Sales, and Production teams.
    7.  Planned and executed annual health and beauty show involving vendors and paid attendees.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Journalism

Associate Publisher Resume

Summary : Offer years of publishing, curatorial, project management, and writing experience combined with up-to-date functionality in a digitally inclined world market.

Skills : Graphic Design, Writing, Reporting.

Description :

    1. Published a community magazine in Marshall County. The magazine is now monthly in digital form.
    2. Facilitated adult writing groups that contribute to the magazine.
    3. Published the magazine is a labor of love, not intended to provide a sustainable income.
    4. Designed to build a stronger community through stories and promote Marshall County in a positive light.
    5. Engaged with community members from all walks of life have brought many people together that might now have met otherwise.
    6. Identified and form strategic partnerships and relationships that provide a continuous flow of editorial.
    7. Negotiated print pricing to ensure the best deal possible.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Ph.D

Associate Publisher Resume

Objective : Approve project acquisitions, monitor spending, assign job titles and make decisions about how the company operates. Also responsible for overseeing all the departments within the company,

Skills : Word 2007 excel, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Secured contributing writers, initiated account collections, and designed the layout for each issue.
    2. Responsible for negotiating the language, terms, and advertising rates of contracts.
    3. Developed and implemented strategic marketing and sales plans to increase sales and meet business goals.
    4. Conducted in-depth analyses of market trends and competition to formulate innovative ideas to drive revenue.
    5. Spearheaded initiatives realized revenue growth for 10 consecutive issues.
    6. Increased total contract value from ads sales to over from the previous year.
    7. Secured the six-figure total contract value for over two consecutive years.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Sociology

Publisher Resume

Objective : To obtain a long term position with a facility that will allow to utilize knowledge and training. Publishing editors work in a number of publishing areas. These include newspaper and magazine publishing, book publishing

Skills : Microsoft Office, Staff Manager, Twitter, Facebook, Social Media.

Description :

    1. Offered news and insights on Western Kentucky basketball, football, and recruiting.
    2. Developed feature, opinion, and breaking news articles for all sections of the website.
    3. Copied, edited, proofread, and assisted with the design of special sections and daily content.
    4. Cultivate relationships with sources in the WKU athletic department.
    5. Posted highlight videos and photographs from basketball and football events.
    6. Shared website content through social media outlets. Update sports pages and monitor the forums section.
    7. Created and built paper from the ground up; developed clientele by industry networking.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Marketing