Development Editor (full-time, fixed-term maternity cover: 13 months)
The V&A is the world’s leading museum of art, design and performance, with a mission to enrich people’s lives by promoting the practice of design and increasing knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world.
We are seeking a talented and confident Development Editor to work on our partner-publishing programme of adult and children’s titles. You will have extensive experience of project managing illustrated books in commercial and museum publishing environments, excellent editorial, communication and budgeting skills, and significant experience of working closely with authors, curators, designers and picture researchers on a wide range of projects.
Closing date for receipt of applications is 16 December 2020 at 12:00 (midday).
First interviews will be held 11 January 2021.
Please note this role is open to both internal and external applicants. For internal applicants, salaries are open to variation depending on contractual terms and preference will be given to any employee currently at risk of redundancy.