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Commissioning Editor, White Lion Publishing

White Lion Publishing uses fresh voices and new ideas to entice and inspire our readers. We are looking for someone with a keen interest in Self-Care, Issues & Activism, Lifestyle, and Inspirational Travel, and a desire to seek out expert authors with new and innovative ideas for their clearly defined audiences. With at least 2–3 years’ experience, the successful candidate will have a track record in commissioning successful and internationally focused illustrated non-fiction. Experience of, or an interest in, working with brands is also highly desirable. 

Reporting to the Publisher, you will be responsible for building a profitable list of approximately twelve new titles a year, developing and driving your ideas forward and making projects happen. You’ll be able to conceive and commission the best ideas and authors and shape and manage a book at every stage of its life, working with our small, friendly team to develop each book’s content and design.

The role is based at Quarto’s London office. Quarto currently operates a blended working policy, and we will consider either a full- or part-time role for the right candidate. Salary is dependent on experience. Please apply with covering letter and CV to jessica.axe@quarto.com. Closing date: Friday 3rd December.

Commissioning Editor, White Lion Publishing

Quarto Group, London
Full-time, Permanent
Publisher
Administration, Commissioning Editor, Non Fiction, Publishing, Communications, Business Development, Editorial
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At least 2–3 years’ experience, the successful candidate will have a track record in commissioning successful and internationally focused illustrated non-fiction