JOB VACANCY: PROJECT EDITOR
B.T. Batsford Ltd is a thriving independent publishing house based in central London. We are looking for an experienced Project Editor to work on our exciting list of illustrated non-fiction titles.
The position is part time, working three days a week (Tuesday to Thursday) in our offices in Bloomsbury, as part of a small, friendly editorial and design team. Responsibilities include:
- Seeing books through to print, on time and to budget
- Working closely with authors, illustrators and photographers
- Liaising with freelance copyeditors, designers, proofreaders and indexers
- Picture research
- Writing cover copy and sales material
We’re looking for a highly organised, creative person with two or more years’ experience in editorial project management. A background in craft, architecture, art and design publishing is preferable but not essential.
If you’re interested in this exciting opportunity, please send your CV and a covering letter to email@example.com by 10 August 2023.