Simon & SchusterNew York, NY
This was removed by the employer on 8/5/2021 10:59:00 AM PST
Not to worry we have a lot of other jobs on the site;
Browse all jobs
Browse the Writing Category
Search for Editor jobs in New York-NY
Search all Editor postings
Are you an employer?
How do I hire an Editor?
Full Time Job
Editor, Paula Wiseman Books
Simon & Schuster is seeking a children's books Editor for Paula Wiseman Books. This Editor will acquire and edit roughly 10 books a year, including fiction and nonfiction picture books and middle grade novels.
This individual will
• Prioritize seeking out authors and illustrators from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds. Seeking out new and up-and-coming authors and illustrators.
• Strategize the publication track for our house authors and illustrators and develop ideas for their future projects.
• Collaborate with marketing and publicity departments to develop ideas for book promotion.
• Represent the imprint at industry events, virtual conferences while searching for new talent. Network with agents via phone and Zoom and in person after return to office.
7 to 10 years' experience in children's publishing with established agent contacts is required.