We are seeking an exceptional editor to work on titles across our Adult Trade list, with particular focus on art and design.
This is a varied and creative role requiring relevant editorial experience at a similar level, including project management. You will have an excellent degree in an arts or humanities subject and a demonstrable personal interest in the visual arts and books about them; and be confident, enthusiastic, highly organized and an effective communicator. You will be required to copy-edit and proofread to a high standard; manage multiple complex illustrated books through every stage of the production process efficiently and to budget; prepare sales material; and work collaboratively with authors, photographers, freelancers and other external partners as well as colleagues. You will have a thorough knowledge of InDesign and experience of working with freelance staff. Proficiency in at least one foreign language an advantage.
This is an exciting opportunity to work on a wide variety of projects in close collaboration with authors, curators, designers, picture researchers and others in a highly creative environment.
To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter, including salary expectations, to Alice Craddock, HR: