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Editor (non-fiction)

Available upon request
Date Posted:
10 Sep 2018
Advertising End Date:
31 Oct 2018
Vacancy Type:
Job Description

A leading independent publisher of commercial non-fiction books is now looking for an Editor to join their editorial department. This is an excellent opportunity for an editor to join a productive team and work on a number of adult non-fiction high quality products including biographies, history, contemporary culture and gift books.

Key duties:

  • Manage every stage of the editorial process of the book from commissioning to publication
  • Copy-edit and proofread the content prior to ensure they met company standards
  • Ensure the titles are published to schedule and on budget
  • Brief designers and manage freelance editors, typesetters and illustrators
  • Work closely with the editorial team and other departments

Experience / skills required:

  • Solid editorial experience within trade publishing and adult non-fiction books
  • Strong editorial skills and a good eye for detail
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage own workload
  • Good communication skills and experience of working alongside internal teams and external collaborators

For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to christina@atwoodtate.co.uk

Contact:             Christina Dimitriadi

Tel:                    020 3574 4422

Atwood Tate embraces diversity and seeks to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and to develop a business culture that reflects that belief. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief.