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Editorial Director - (Fiction)

A prestigious independent trade book publishing house has asked Think Selection to find a talented Editorial Director to join the team to drive the acquisitions for their Crime Fiction imprint.

The company is well-established and has a great reputation for publishing best-selling, award-winning fiction and non-fiction books.

This newly created role is a great opportunity for someone who would relish the freedom and entrepreneurial spirit of independent publishing.

You’ll be responsible for acquiring fiction titles in the Crime and Thriller genres. You’ll also have the opportunity to acquire for a literary commercial /bookclub fiction imprint. 

We’re looking for an inspirational editor to commission new stories for UK & international marketplaces. Naturally, you’ll need to have good contacts with agents and a successful track record of acquiring fiction books.

You’ll be based from the company’s Central London offices for part of the week. A competitive salary, which will depend on your experience, is on offer to the successful candidate, plus company benefits.

If this rare opportunity sounds of interest to you, for more details and in complete confidence, please send your CV and current salary to Danny Parnes – - or you can call Danny on 07958 208817 if you’d prefer an initial exploratory chat. 



Editorial Director - (Fiction)

Full-time, Permanent
Publisher, Trade
Commissioning Editor, Editorial
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