Job title: Editor, Studio Press
Reports to: Executive Director, Studio Press
Location: Chelsea, London
Imprint: Studio Press
Salary range: £24,000 - £28,000 per annum
Bonnier Books UK has a unique opportunity for a creative editor to develop books for its vibrant popular culture imprint, Studio Press. Although a relatively young list, Studio Press is the home of numerous best-sellers and landmark brands including Disney, Harry Potter, and Beano. Studio Press publishes for a diverse audience and into the children’s and the crossover markets.
You will be responsible for working on books with some of the biggest licenses and brightest celebrities around. With an eye for new and interesting ideas and up and coming trends, you’ll be creative, quick-thinking and possess the fantastic project management skills needed to work on a diverse, dynamic list.
You will need creative ideas, solid editing and writing skills, and the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues both internally and outside the business. Your market awareness across a range of genres and formats will combine with your creative flair to enable you to create a fabulous programme of books for today’s readers.
You will be ready to manage a portfolio of titles with high visibility and challenging growth targets, having had some previous experience of working in publishing. Previous experience in the field of licensed publishing and working on co-edition books would also be an advantage.
Qualifications and Experience
Working with a team of passionate, talented people
Internal learning and development programmes
Career Development opportunities
Fun social events
Bonnier Books is a major UK publisher with group sales of £80m. Home to three divisions and 16 adult and children’s imprints, we publish across a wide variety of genres, for different ages. From crime to reading group fiction; memoir to self-help; activity to reference – we believe every book matters.
For more information about Bonnier Books UK please visit our website: www.bonnierbooks.co.uk