Publisher Storytel Turkey
Storytel Publishing – Istanbul
Storytel is Northern Europe's largest audio book service. We are offering thousands of audiobooks and ebooks in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, the Netherlands, Poland, Finland, Spain & Russia, and is expected to enter several new markets within the coming year. Right now we have more than 500 000 subscribers to our service coming from all markets mentioned above. We see ourselves as the market leader for streamed audiobooks and our focus is to supply a great experience to our customers and have fun while doing it!
As Publisher you will report to the country manager but also keep close relations with the publishers in other markets, with the goal to share efforts and achieve international publishing successes. Apart from a passion for stories and audiobooks, you have a good eye for commercial quality, are familiar with digital publishing models and have an excellent ability to think from our customer’s perspective. You have strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing. You are sociable, take initiative and like to lead a small, tight-knit team.
Your work will primarily consist of:
- Commissioning writers
- Finding and assessing stories and story ideas/concepts
- Contract negotiation
- Setting and following up on publishing plans
- Setting and monitoring budgets and production plans
- Achieving the set publishing goals
- Be the local contact for external partners (such as licenses)
- A university degree in a relevant field
- At least 5 years of demonstrable relevant working experience. Previous work with dramaturgy of series and/or scripts give merit
- Excellent language skills in English and Turkish, preferably other languages as well
- Strong social and communication skills
- Good negotiation skills
What we can offer
Storytel offers you the opportunity to become part of a fast growing and international company that embraces the latest technologies on the market. A good company culture is important to us at Storytel and we believe in, and focus on, personal development. If you would like to read more about Storytel and our service, please have a look at www.storytel.se
Does this sound interesting? We would love to get your application today.