Temporary Implementation Specialist English

Apply direct
Hours per week
36 hours
Contract type
Salary indication
Vacancy number

About the job

About the job

Have you worked in project management and have experience with international projects? We are urgently looking for a temporary full time Implementation Specialist in Dordrecht.

  • Introduction of Peer-Review-Systems (Editorial Manager) to scientific journals, including Open Access.
  • Gathering system requirements from publishers and editors.
  • Set up and maintain sites for peer review system, pre-implementation, implementation, post-implementation tasks, optimization of workflows.
  • Develop and conduct presentations and training sessions, via online, telephone, in person for internal and external Editors.
  • Ouality Assurance and 2nd level support for individual journals: escalation, supervision, consultation tasks, presentation tasks.
  • Streamline and supervise vendors’ activities/policies.
  • Create reports and statistical analyses.
  • Maintain close contact with all parties involved (Editors in Chief, Associate Editors, Reviewers and Authors worldwide) in the peer review process to prevent delay in turnaround times
  • Maintain internal records and documentation (JFlow, Confluence).
  • Introduction and integration of new tools and editorial services.
  • Interface with software vendor (Aries), improve software functionality through wish list items, Request Analysis, Test beta versions, bug reporting.

For more information please contact Ritsa Wanga Paraskevopoulou. You can send an email to ritsa.paraskevopoulou@unique.nl

Only applicants who live in the Netherlands and have a valid work permit will be considered for this position.

What we offer

  • 36 hours per week.
  • Salary €3000-4000 gross per month based on 36 hours.
  • Your first 7 months will be through Unique with a possible extension.
  • Travel costs are fully covered.
  • International team, great atmosphere.
  • Company is located near the Dordrecht station.

Job requirements

  • HBO+ level, by degree or working level.
  • Experienced Project Manager and work experience in international projects.
  • Occupational career in scientific publishing is an advantage.
  • Excellent intercultural skills required for working in a global department.
  • Knowledge of the scientific Peer-Review-Process.
  • Excellent knowledge (business fluent) of the English language, further languages beneficial.
  • Good knowledge in the area of metadata, XML, database development, script creation and query languages (SQL) beneficial.
  • Planning and control — organizational and problem solving skills, ability to prioritize daily tasks.
  • Ability to work in a global team.
  • Highly customer-oriented and pro active.

About the company

Every day, around the globe, our imprints, books, journals, platforms and technology solutions reach millions of people.

Job information

Unique Uitzendbureau Rotterdam Blaak

Blaak 6
3011 TA Rotterdam

Question about this vacancy