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Mindfulness in everyday life.

Parallax Press is opening a position for a new Business and Operations Director.

Parallax Press is a nonprofit publisher cofounded by the Vietnamese peace activist Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. We publish books and media on the art of mindful living and Engaged Buddhism. We are committed to offering teachings that help transform suffering and injustice. Our mission is to contribute to collective insight and awakening, bringing about a more joyful, healthy, and compassionate society. Parallax Press is the publishing division of Plum Village Community of Engaged Buddhism, a 501(c)3 organization with three monasteries in the United States and a thriving network of lay practitioners. As such, we are committed to a sustainable and humane way of doing business. We strive to practice what we publish; we send free books to people who are incarcerated, and we structure in meditation and mindfulness practices as part of the working day.

This is a role that is responsible for guiding Parallax Press’s operations and financial systems, working together with and supported by accounting staff and the part-time Inventory Manager. By keeping the big picture in mind and applying their expertise in the publishing industry, the Business and Operations Director ensures that the press functions smoothly and remains financially stable. The Business and Operations Director works with all departments to ensure the best use of resources and streamlines processes in order for the press to operate more efficiently. (see website for additional details)

 

To apply for this job please visit www.parallax.org.