A fantastic award winning and leading global publisher of professional and academic books, are looking for a Development Editor. Based in London, this is an ideal opportunity for a current Editorial Assistant to take the next step and further their career and knowledge.
As a Development Editor, you will be:
·supporting the commissioning editors by working closely with authors to ensure that books progress efficiently and to schedule
·read content and provide detailed feedback for authors
·conduct peer reviews and market research
·work closely with production and marketing regarding promotional opportunities
·with commissioning editor support, undertake new editions signing target
If you are a motivated individual, with experience working in a books or journal's editorial team, you have a passion for working across business, management and related titles, and you are really keen to progress in your career this is a brilliant prospect!
This renowned publisher provide great benefits, a solid team culture and the opportunity to really shine and make your mark! Please get in touch as soon as possible.
For a full description of the role, please send your CV with a brief paragraph outlining your relevant skills.
Closing Date: Early applications may be prioritised.
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