We are looking for a Cartographic Project Manager to manage a suite of cartographic projects (print and digital) from initial research and updates, through all cartographic and editorial stages up to and including final (print or file) supply.
Day-to-day management of agreed project budgets, balancing internal and external resources to deliver products to agreed schedules.
Overseeing all cartographic and editorial aspects of the project and ensuring quality and consistency of the final product is adhering to brand values and fit for purpose in the market.
Engaging and managing external suppliers to deliver specific key elements of the project including (but not exclusive to) cartographic change research, GIS and DTP updating, cartographic editorial, design and layout.
Undertaking own editorial, DTP and/or GIS work where schedule allows or if suitable freelance resource is not easily available.
Time management and prioritisation to manage a portfolio of projects at the same time.
Project management skills and experience.
Cartographic and general editorial skills.
Freelancer management experience.
Work experience within the digital publishing sector.
Knowledge of the publishing industry.
Knowledge of GIS systems (in particular ArcGIS).
An understanding of desktop publishing (in particular Adobe Creative Suite).