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Editorial Director - Children's Books

An exciting new role has come up with a well-established trade book publishing house, who have asked us to find an Editorial Director for their growing children’s nonfiction books division.

This is a rare opportunity for a talented children’s books editor to join a successful and non-corporate independent publishing company.

We’re looking for an experienced, motivated and commercially aware editor who has good contacts with agents, authors and contributors in nonfiction genres and several years’ experience commissioning and acquiring children’s nonfiction books.

A competitive salary is on offer (which will depend on the experience you bring), plus company benefits. You’ll be based from the company’s London offices with hybrid working on offer.

If this role sounds like it could be of interest to you, in the first instance, in confidence, please send your CV and salary or expectations to Danny Parnes at Think Selection – – or you can call Danny on 07958 208817 for a private chat. Many thanks.

Editorial Director - Children's Books

Freelance, Permanent
Children's Publishing, Publisher
Commissioning Editor, Editorial
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