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Editorial Director - (Adult, trade nonfiction)

A rare opportunity has arisen with our client, a long-established and successful independent London-based trade book publishing house, who have asked Think Selection to find a talented Editorial Director to join the team to commission popular, commercial non-fiction trade books.

You’ll be responsible for acquiring and commissioning general nonfiction books for UK and international markets with a focus on a broad range of biography and history including TV tie-ins.

The ideal candidate will have a great track record of commissioning trade books in these areas with good contacts with the relevant agents, excellent editorial and communication skills, a keen eye for detail and the ability to work in a dynamic and fast-paced publishing environment.

You’ll be based at least 3 days per week from the company’s offices in London. A competitive salary and company benefits are on offer to the successful candidate.

If this new career opportunity sounds of interest to you, for more details and in complete confidence please send your CV and several titles you’ve acquired to Danny Parnes – - and please include your current salary. Or you can call Danny on 07958 208817 for an initial, private chat.

Our client has indicated that interviews will commence soon so please get in touch with us as soon as possible. Many thanks.

Editorial Director - (Adult, trade nonfiction)

Full-time, Permanent
Publisher, Trade
Commissioning Editor, Editor, Editorial
Salary description: 
Very competitive

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