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Editor-at-Large, Children’s Fiction Books, London, FTC

A rare and exciting opportunity has come up with the dynamic and growing Children’s division of a major Trade Book Publishing house, who have asked us to find an Editor-at-Large to join them on a 6 month contract starting as soon as possible.

Your role as Editor-at-Large will be to acquire Children’s Fiction books across various age ranges and to manage current projects.

We’re looking for an experienced editorial candidate with a successful track record of acquiring Children’s Fiction books and of working with high-profile authors.

You’ll be based for at least a part of each week from the company’s Central London offices so you’ll need to be within regular commuting distance.

The role is ideally 5 days per week full-time, however the client will consider someone who is available 3 or 4 days per week.

A very competitive salary (which will depend on your experience) is on offer to the successful candidate, plus excellent Group benefits.

In the first instance, in complete confidence, please drop a line to Danny Parnes at Think Selection – – or call Danny on 07958 208817.

Early enquiries may be prioritised so if this unique role sounds of possible interest then please get in touch asap. Many thanks.


Editor-at-Large, Children’s Fiction Books, London, FTC

Contract, Full-time, Maternity Contract, Maternity Cover, Temporary
Children's Publishing, Publisher, Trade
Commissioning Editor, Editorial, Acquisitions
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