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Editorial Director (Children’s Books)

Our client, a highly respected London-based children’s trade book publishing company has asked us to find an Editorial Director for their Children’s Nonfiction list.

This is a rare opportunity for a talented children’s books editor to make a great impact with a successful trade publisher as you’ll have the opportunity to drive their children’s nonfiction publishing in new and exciting areas.

You’ll be responsible for a programme of trend-led and authored books hence we’re looking for someone who’s motivated and commercially aware with a track record of commissioning and acquiring commercial nonfiction children’s books.

This is a hands-on acquisitions and editorial role that will suit a children’s book commissioning editor or senior commissioning editor looking for their next career move.

A competitive salary is on offer (depending on the experience you bring) plus excellent company benefits.

If this role sounds like it could be of interest to you, then in the first instance, in complete confidence, please send a short intro note with your CV and your current salary to Danny Parnes – and we will come back to you, or call Danny on 07958 208817 for a confidential chat. Thanks

Editorial Director (Children’s Books)

Full-time, Permanent
Children's Publishing, Publisher, Trade
Commissioning Editor, Editor, Non Fiction, Editorial, Acquisitions
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