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Careers

Acquisitions Editor

Job Summary: Acquisitions editor (AE) wanted to acquire content for new products for the Academic Division, which provides resources to higher education and K-12 markets. Products will include textbooks, professional references, continuing education courses, online ancillaries for instructors and students, video, and more. The ideal candidate will have content knowledge and/or education in one or more of the following areas: Medicine and rehab in sport and exercise (athletic training, physical therapy, massage therapy) Biomechanics Anatomy Kinesiology The AE will conceptualize and acquire products by recruiting and working with authors at every stage of development, from the initial proposal through publication....

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Managing Editor

Job SummaryAs a member of either the AC (Academic) or TP (Trade/Professional) Editorial department, the Managing Editor is the ProdDev expert responsible for supervising several editorial and production phases for assigned print and non-print projects according to the quality, budget, and schedule expectations established by the Acquisitions Editor. Responsibilities include project management tasks related to preparing projects for the copyediting, art, photo, video, design, layout, proofreading, indexing, and permissions stages. Staff who have earned the title of Senior Managing Editor (Sr ME) additionally have developed specialized knowledge and expertise in managing all product types within the assigned HK Division, have...

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Division Administrative Specialist

Job Summary The division administrative specialist (DAS) has a wide range of duties that support the division and its staff. These include organizing records, preparing contracts, generating reports, distributing information, responding to author and customer inquiries, evaluating project proposals, assisting with acquisitions and market research, preparing manuscript files, handling print and electronic correspondence, and more. The DAS also helps other administrative specialists as needed and provides backup coverage for HK’s front desk when the receptionist is not available.   Essential Functions for Trade & Professional Division: Serve as the initial contact for the division, communicating by phone, email, and post...

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Application Developer

Job Summary The Application Developer (AD) will analyze, design, create, implement and support new and existing applications and tools. The AD will ensure quality by delivering solutions that meet software functional and structural requirements as well as provide a positive and pleasing user experience. The AD will work with technology and business to complete project assignments.  The AD will join with technology in supporting existing applications by completing assigned help tickets. Essential Functions 1. Analyzes, designs, programs, tests, and implements new and existing software applications and solutions while adhering to the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).2. Consults and collaborates with...

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Applications Analyst

Job Summary: 

The Applications Analyst at Human Kinetics has direct impact on the operational success of the business. Operating from the Information Technology Department, the Applications Analyst supports, maintains, and enhances legacy systems and applications and at the same time advances and improves HK technology by creating new systems and applications. The Applications Analyst works across several technologies and disciplines, some of which include: Databases, SharePoint, Business Intelligence, EDI, E-Commerce, CRM and ERP.

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