Project Editor, Fashion (12 month fixed-term contract)
Thames & Hudson is the leading global publisher of illustrated books on visual arts and culture. Our list includes titles that are published in association with museums and other partners worldwide. We have a very exciting opportunity for an experienced Project Editor to join our dynamic fashion department.
The ideal candidate will have solid, hands-on editorial experience, including copy-editing and project managing highly illustrated non-fiction books; a good degree; demonstrable interest in fashion and design; and be confident, enthusiastic, diplomatic and an effective communicator. It is essential that you are able to copy-edit and proofread to a high standard; to manage several complex illustrated books simultaneously through every stage of the production process efficiently, calmly and to budget; and to work collaboratively with in-house colleagues and prestigious external partners. You will have strong InDesign skills and an eye and appreciation for good book design.
This is an exciting chance to work on a variety of rewarding projects in close creative collaboration with authors, designers, fashion houses, photographers and picture researchers. Strong working knowledge of French is highly desirable.
To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter to Amy Carsen, Head of HR: firstname.lastname@example.org