Providing educational resources and opportunities for all individuals involved in book and book-related publishing.

Production Manager | Callisto Media

We combine the power of Big Data, technology, and lean economics. We discover the information people are searching for and provide it. We help transform lives.

Callisto will be unmatched in providing products, services, and experiences to a diverse universe. From mainstream populations to groups that traditional companies believe are too small or economically unfeasible to address, we will meet their needs.

Today, we’re the fastest growing company in the $106 billion global publishing industry, and our primary method for meeting peoples’ needs is through long-form content in books. But creating books for them is only the beginning.

Requirements

  • Three or more years of experience in project management or production management within publishing, manufacturing, or retail environments.
  • A highly responsive and solution-oriented mindset; able to identify and resolve problems.
  • A demonstrable record of working in highly collaborative and partnership-oriented organizations.
  • Able to build positive relationships that facilitate the work of cross-functional teams.
  • The ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.
  • Impeccable attention to detail.
  • A successful track record of delivering projects on time, on budget, and according to specification in a fast-moving, deadline-driven environment.
  • Previous publishing or manufacturing experience is not required for this role, but is a plus; experience working in high-growth organizations is also a plus

 

Responsibilities

  • Create and maintain production schedules with a focus on optimizing for quality and speed-to-market.
  • Ensure that handoffs between teams are executed successfully and that the risks to schedules are identified, socialized, and mitigated wherever possible.
  • Participate in the Product Spec process, optimizing schedules for each book, recording meeting results, executing any follow-up, and keeping cross-functional partners aligned.

 

Join us! We are a team where data drives our decisions. Where culture matters. We put our customers first and they embody our core values. We’re entrepreneurial and focused in our approach.

We challenge each employee to experiment and drive results while feeling empowered to do their best work each and every day.

Callisto Media offers a competitive salary, full benefits, 401k, stock options, for full-time employees, as well as a friendly working environment.