Thames & Hudson is the leading global publisher of illustrated books on creativity and visual culture. We are seeking an exceptional editor to work on titles across our Adult Trade list, with particular focus on art and design.
This is a varied and creative role requiring relevant editorial experience at a similar level, including project management. You will have an excellent degree in an arts or humanities subject and a demonstrable personal interest in the visual arts and books about them; and be confident, enthusiastic, highly organized and an effective communicator. You will be required to copy-edit and proofread to a high standard; manage multiple complex illustrated books through every stage of the production process efficiently and to budget; prepare sales material; and work collaboratively with authors, photographers, freelancers and other external partners as well as colleagues. You will have a thorough knowledge of InDesign and experience of working with freelance staff. Proficiency in at least one foreign language an advantage.
This is an exciting opportunity to work on a wide variety of projects in close collaboration with authors, curators, designers, picture researchers and others in a highly creative environment.
To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter, including salary expectations, to our Recruitment Team: firstname.lastname@example.org