Elwin Street Productions

Senior Editor

Job Added: 30 July 2019
Applications Close: 29 August 2019
Level: Senior
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: £25,000 to £30000.00
Website: modern-books.com
Twitter: @modernbooks

We are looking for a talented and creative Senior Editor to join our small, focused team in Clerkenwell.

Elwin Street produces highly illustrated non-fiction books - including literature, science, cookery, health and creativity - for prestigious international publishers. We also have a small UK trade publishing imprint, Modern Books, which is distributed by Thames & Hudson.

Visually minded, well-organised and commercially aware, you will manage all editorial aspects of titles in production, ensuring they deliver on time, on budget and to the highest quality standards. You will also have input into new title development along with the Director and manage an editorial assistant. This is an exciting opportunity to continue a prolific list in a creative and fast-paced environment. You will need significant editorial experience with illustrated books and with commissioning and managing freelancers. Proficiency with InDesign is essential; knowledge of the co-edition process and the international market is preferred.

How to apply

Immediate start; good salary range 25-30k aae plus pension; flexible working considered. To apply please contact: Claire Anouchian [email protected]