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The Product Operations Coordinator coordinates the work of Mayo Clinic Press’ consumer books publishing plans from development through distribution and manages inventory in multiple locations to ensure that books are available for our customers and meet the highest production quality standards.
- Accountable for book sales forecasting, inventory management and printing coordination for a growing list of new titles and backlist to support sales from multiple channels, including retail, direct marketing, email, social media and corporate bulk sales.
- Assures that all book specifications are accurate, and that books are available on time and where needed to support Mayo Clinic Press business activities.
- Collaborates with Mayo’s internal purchasing team, editors, designers, retail distributor, Marketing team and other operations team members.
- Manages expenses as appropriate. Performs other duties as needed. Prior experience with book publishing operations is preferred.
Mayo Clinic is the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2020-2021) and ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. We have a vast array of opportunities ranging from Nursing, Clinical, to Finance, IT, Administrative, Research and Support Services to name a few. Across all locations, you’ll find career opportunities that support diversity, equity and inclusion. At Mayo Clinic, we invest in you with opportunities for growth and development and our benefits and compensation package are highly competitive. We invite you to be a part of our team where you’ll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and most importantly, a life-changing career!
Coordinates, monitors, and improves efficiencies associated with production, distribution, fulfillment, customer service and inventory management of products and subscription services.
This self-directed individual has strong listening and comprehension ability, strong written and verbal communication skills (to effectively present information and ideas), strong organizational and technical skills (managing timelines, applying operational procedures, coordinating processes and utilizing technical applications) and proven ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast paced environment. This individual will also need to provide input and support for process/workflow analysis, design, development, maintenance and enhancement of products, applications or support tools. The individual will need to be mindful of Privacy Requirements.
Associates Degree and at least 2 years of experience in order processing and fulfillment, ecommerce, customer service and/or inventory management. or a minimum of 5 years’ experience in coordinating order fulfillment and customer service management projects, working with multiple external vendors and platforms, and managing production/fulfillment efficiencies and costs.
** Visa sponsorship is not available for this position; Also, Mayo Clinic DOES NOT participate in the F-1 STEM OPT extension program**
Requires knowledge of book print production and working closely with printers throughout the production process, as well as monitoring order and shipping processes from external distribution vendors.
Must be a self-directed, process-oriented team player who has strong planning and organization skills to handle multiple tasks in a common timeframe.
Must have excellent listening, verbal and written skills to communicate clear, detailed instructions to printers, fulfillment vendors and web site hosting companies.
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office products, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and have experience with Internet applications.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Mon-Fri, 8 am - 5 pm Central Time
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
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