Little Tiger Press is looking for a meticulous, conscientious and resourceful editor to curate and oversee its burgeoning backlist.
You will be organised, keen-eyed, creative and confident.
You will need to be able to work on several projects simultaneously, manage a busy workload and work well both independently, and within a team.
Oversee and project manage a variety of titles
Write lively, age-appropriate copy for book covers and content
Liaise with designers, editors, sales teams, production staff and external clients to schedule and develop re-use projects
Proofread material at all appropriate stages of production, ensuring total accuracy
Create new series from our extensive backlist catalogue
Maintain key departmental databases, plus miscellaneous administrative tasks to ensure the smooth running of the department
This role is perfect for a children's book enthusiast looking to segue into an editorial role. You may be a Junior Editor looking to take the next step in your career, a Production Controller or Sales Executive keen to transition into a creative role, or a candidate with excellent administrative skills looking to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
Experience of working within a publishing house or comparable environment is preferred.
Prior experience working with InDesign would be beneficial, but is not imperative.
Closing date: 7th October 2019
To Apply: email your CV and covering letter, stating current salary if applicable, to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject header ‘Editor – Cat/Bespoke’