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Commissioning Editor

The Crowood Press

The Crowood Press is an independent publisher specializing in practical books on a wide range of hobby and leisure pursuits. We are looking for a commissioning editor to further develop our list. Based at our rural offices in Wiltshire, the role involves locating suitable authors and negotiating contracts; ensuring projects are delivered on deadline and to budget, and overseeing each title to publication. Applicants should have some relevant experience, the flexibility required to thrive in a small business, and the determination and commitment necessary to build a successful list.

To apply please send full c.v. to: Ken Hathaway, The Crowood Press, The Stable Block, Crowood Lane, Ramsbury, Wiltshire SN8 2HR, or email

Closing date: Friday 19 October 2018

Commissioning Editor

The Crowood Press, Wiltshire
Full-time, Permanent
Professional, Publisher
Commissioning Editor, Editor