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Executive Editor – (licensed, pop culture. UK or US-based)

A leading independent international publishing company has asked us exclusively to find an Executive Editor to drive the acquisition programme of high profile licensed entertainment and popular culture books.

The company is renowned for producing stunning illustrated books and related gift product.

Your main role as Executive Editor will be to identify potential licenses and acquire publishing rights from licensors.

You’ll manage a tight team of editors and work closely with your creative, sales and marketing colleagues to deliver high quality ranges for global audiences.

We’re looking for a capable editor experienced at working closely with stakeholders and brands to acquire and deliver projects.

There is a good deal of flexibility with the role as you can be based in the UK or the US - and remotely or from one of the company’s offices depending on your location.

A very generous salary plus company benefits are on offer to the successful candidate.

In the first instance, in total confidence please send your CV and salary expectations to Danny Parnes at Think Selection – – or call on +44 (0) 7958 208817 if you’d prefer an informal and private chat.

Our client has indicated that interviews will commence asap, so if this unique opportunity looks of possible interest to you, please get in touch with Danny as soon as possible. Many thanks!

Executive Editor – (licensed, pop culture. UK or US-based)

Full-time, Permanent
Publisher, Trade
Commissioning Editor, Editor, Non Fiction, Publishing, Editorial, Acquisitions
Salary description: 
Very competitive

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