An amazing new opportunity has arisen within Titan Books for Two Project Editors (Illustrated Books).
The main purpose of this role will be to manage the creation of titles on Titan's growing list of non-fiction licensed entertainment tie-ins, from conception to publication with a focus on growing our award-winning, movie, TV and gaming lists.
You will be responsible for managing relationships with key licensors in the movie, television and gaming industries, monitoring and developing potential publishing opportunities in these areas, and for the scheduling, budgeting and quality control of your titles. Your role will also include regular departmental liaison with the design and production departments, as well as the domestic and international Sales & Marketing teams, part of which will involve giving presentations on the live title programme.
The ideal candidate will have 2-4 years' experience making high-quality illustrated books, have strong organisational and motivational ability, outstanding written and verbal communication skills and strong numeracy. Computer literacy in InDesign, Word and Excel is vital. In addition, the candidate must have excellent editing skills, a strong eye for design, be well organised and able to set priorities under pressure. A high level of movie/TV/video game geekery is encouraged.
To apply for this role, please send a CV with a covering letter stating your salary expectations.