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Commissioning Editor

Location:
International
Salary:
Available on request
Date Posted:
12 Feb 2019
Advertising End Date:
07 Mar 2019
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Reference:
7615
Job Description
We have an exciting overseas opportunity for a Commissioning Editor to join an International Educational publisher, based in Singapore! The successful candidate will be a creative and critical thinker and will be responsible for the formation of subject list plans and publishing programmes for Singapore and International markets.
 
 
Key duties:
 
  • Commission authors and build relationships to drive publication proposals from conceptualisation to presentation of business cases for approval
  • Lead contract negotiations and handle data analysis
  • Maintain awareness of developments and competitors in the Education/publishing industry
  • Undertake market research across print and digital products
  • Work closely with the sales and marketing teams and liaise with internal stakeholders
  • Reach targets as set out in the publishing and strategy plans

Experience / skills required:

  • Science degree with experience teaching and/or editing
  • Knowledge of the Singapore education system
  • Strong command of the English language
  • The ability to act quickly on market developments, trends and opportunities and network within the education community
  • High level of initiative, resourcefulness and independence concerning international markets


Applications ASAP, please

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

Contact:            Parissa Bagheri

Tel:                   0203574 4431

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.