Sunday, April 12, 2009

GENOMEWEB has opening for business manager

Howdy, Paul..... once again you are doing where many others are talking. Here's a help-wanted post (available AFAIK) to pass along:

My current employer, GenomeWeb recently advertised a business manager job on a web site that requires registration... But here's the job posting:

Business Manager
Publication or Company GenomeWeb
Industry B2B Publishing, Finance/Real Estate/Legal, Internet/Online/New Media
Benefits 401K/403B, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY USA
Job Requirements GenomeWeb is seeking to fill a finance and operations management position with a self starter with a background in publishing, preferably online.

Key skills required:
• Financial management and reporting
• Cost control and operations improvement
• Ad trafficking and sales support management
• Circulation and database management
• Human resource management and benefits administration

• Finance, accounting, and cash management.
1. Prepare and analyze monthly and annual financial reports.
2. Monitor expenses, propose efficiencies to reduce them.
3. Manage billing and collections.
4. Assist with budget preparation.
5. Payroll
6. Maintain relationship with company banks, including credit card processing and cash management.
7. Prepare cash flow analyses as necessary.
8. Liaise with auditors on annual audits.

• Operations, database management, and sales support
1. Management of both online and print ad trafficking with one direct report
2. Preparation of magazine print orders and monthly labels
3. Management of Quickfill subscriptions database and renewal marketing efforts
4. Coordinate booth needs at the events we attend.
5. Provide support to both the ad sales and the subscription sales departments

• General Administrative
1. Administer benefits and evaluate vendors (health insurance, life insurance, 401k)
2. General office management

Required Background:
• college degree with extensive background in accounting and finance
• proven track record in working well with an management team
• ability to propose solutions to problems
• excellent interpersonal and communication skills

About Our Company Since 1997, GenomeWeb has served the global audience of scientists, technology professionals, and executives who use and develop the latest advanced tools in molecular biology research.

GenomeWeb's editorial mission is to serve readers with exclusive, in-depth coverage of the technology, institutions, and scientists that make up the worldwide research enterprise of molecular biology. We operate the largest online news organization focused on advanced research tools in genomics, proteomics, and bioinformatics. Our expert editors report and write with precision and clarity.

GenomeWeb comprises three parts:

* Genome Technology - a magazine with print and digital editions and Genome Technology Online - reaches a global audience of active scientists working in pharmaceutical and biotech companies, universities, and biomedical research institutions. Genome Technology Magazine is a free service for qualified subscribers and is supported by advertising. Genome Technology Online is a free Web service supported by advertising.
* GenomeWeb Daily News is an opt-in online service edited in the GenomeWeb newsroom and providing twice-daily news updates on the technology and business of molecular biology. GenomeWeb Daily News is a free service supported by advertising.
* Our ten Application-Focus Newsletters provide exclusive, behind-the-scenes news reports on specific research and technology areas, including microarrays, bioinformatics, pharmacogenomics, RNA interference, and proteomics. (Click here for detailed descriptions.) Application-Focus Newsletters are paid-subscription services.

GenomeWeb readers can be found in major scientific organizations around the world, including biopharmaceutical companies, important research universities, biomedical institutes, and government laboratories. Our advertisers include leading suppliers of research tools, analytical instruments, and information technology.