Editor (6 Month Contract)

Would you like to work for a leading media agency home to some of the world’s biggest children’s entertainment brands?

We have a vacancy for an Editor for a 6 month contract based in London. You will work across a range of books, magazines, collectables and partworks. Your role will be to support the Product Development Manager and oversee product approvals and book development with the highest possible editorial standards.

This will involve editing and proof-reading manuscripts and writing text for allocated projects; liaising and preparing with publishing partners and working closely with Design; generating new ideas for market appropriate and profitable product and undertaking specific commissioning tasks as required.

The successful candidate will have previous experience in preschool children’s publishing ideally with a knowledge of character publishing and experience working with high profile licensors. You must have excellent proofreading, copy-editing and copywriting skills, including the ability to work with style guides. You should have strong interpersonal and communication skills, initiative and creativity and a passion for children’s publishing.

To apply for this position, please contact Helen Youngs at Inspired Selection publishing recruitment agency (email: h.youngs@inspiredselection.com). Please provide a CV and your current salary details in your application. To view all current opportunities available via Inspired Selection, please visit our website at www.inspiredselection.com.

Inspired Selection operates an Equal Opportunities policy.  We treat all employees and job applicants fairly and equally regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, disability or union membership status.

 

 

 

 

 

Reference: 
JO0000010784
Location (free text): 
London
Location (from list): 
London (Central)
Type: 
Editorial
Job sector: 
Children's Publishing, Trade
Employment type: 
Contract
Application email: 
Salary description: 
Competitive
Closing date: 
19/06/2017