Practising Law Institute (“PLI”), an innovative leader in legal education programs and services, is searching for an experienced professional to fill the role of Digital Publishing Coordinator. This position requires a Bachelor's degree as well as a background in liberal arts or social science. PLI’s client base includes a large array of prestigious law firms, corporations and government agencies.
This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys working with technology and is excited by the advances being made in electronic publishing.
The Digital Publishing Coordinator is responsible for the ongoing conversion of Practising Law Institute’s (PLI) publications from electronic Word files into various electronic outputs through the RSuite content management system. These include legal treatises, practice guides, and answer books, which are distributed under PLI’s publishing imprint, PLI Press. Reporting to the Publishing Production Manager and under the direction of the Director, Digital Publishing, the successful candidate will “set up” PLI Press publications in the RSuite CMS, which will require that he/she review and confirm the accuracy of styled Word documents and convert them to required output files, such as XML, HTML, ICML, ePub, and Mobi.
For over 80 years PLI has been considered the “gold standard” as a leader in continuing legal and professional business training education. PLI presents over 400 live programs each year in state-of-the-art conference centers throughout the U.S. and abroad. Recent international seminar locations include London and Hong Kong.
In addition to hosting innovative live programs, PLI streams webcasts and offers on-demand programs for thousands of participants each day. PLI publishes a variety of treatises, answer books, course handbooks and has an award-winning online research platform, PLI Plus. PLI offers the nation’s leading preparation course for the Patent Office’s Registration Exam, and provides SEC compliance and accounting training through its SEC Institute. The organization also develops unique, engaging ways of learning through its Interactive Learning Center. Through its mission as a nonprofit organization, PLI is deeply committed to the pro bono community and public interest organizations.
BENEFITS AT PLI
PLI offers market-competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans for employees and their families, PLI contributions to a retirement account, ample paid time off and holidays, summer Fridays, career development opportunities, and work-life balance initiatives. The PLI work environment is interesting, collegial, intelligent and supportive.
Only those applicants who meet our requirements for this position will be contacted.
Practising Law Institute is an equal opportunity employer. More information about PLI may be found on our website www.pli.edu.