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Our client is a global provider of comprehensive information and business solutions for legal professionals in legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement and academic sectors. They are looking for result-driven legal professionals with around 3 years of legal experience to join as Content Development Manager. The ideal candidates are those who have experience in managing project or exposure working with different stakeholders (people/project management skills). Candidates without such skill can also be considered provided they have ideas on how to handle people in challenging situations.

The role is a 6-month contractual.

They are looking for one candidate to be based in MY and one to be based in SG.

(only for Malaysians/Singaporeans)
Content Development Manager [KL&SG, 6-month contractual]
Support Staff
Part Time/Temporary/Contract
Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
2 - 4 Year(s)
Bachelor Degree
- Develop a comprehensive understanding of the overall solution and modules within portfolio. This includes:
* Awareness of developments, legislative reforms, procedures, case law and trends within practice area
* Deep understanding of portfolio including target market, authors, positioning, structure and development needs
* Apply knowledge and customer insights to deliver content to ensure currency, relevance and accessibility for all products
* Identify and implement plans to harvest and/or discontinue underperforming modules.
* Development and communication of value proposition of all modules
* Support new content development proposals and implementation of new content and new titles within adjacent practice areas and/or jurisdictions.

- Close management of all writers, experts providers, alliances and partnerships within portfolio, including:
* Commissioning/Decommissioning
* Contract negotiations and queries
* Content development/restructure
* Performance management
* General expert queries
* Succession planning

- Directly support new business acquisition and market penetration

- Financial budgeting and costs planning
- LLB with around 2-4 years in legal practice.
- Significant publishing experience
- Strategic planning skills
- Strong relationship-building skills
- Strong commercial/business acumen
- Strong market knowledge
- Demonstrated strong product development experience
- Computer skills in Microsoft Office, Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint
- Good working knowledge of the publishing process
- Excellent communication, organisation and problem-solving skills.
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