Acquisitions Editor Jobs

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Artech House, A publisher of books in all areas of electrical engineering is looking for someone to run our US program. The job entails searching out authors to write books for the professional market. Our ethos is to provide working engineers and scientists with practical solutions in fields like mobile communications, power engineering, microwaves, photonics, antennas. remote sensing, and micros...

Macmillan Higher Education is a confederation of these unique publishing houses: Bedford/St. Martin's, W.H. Freeman & Company and Worth Publishers. Focusing on the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences/math and custom publishing, each of the three companies pursues its own independent publishing program. Each boasts in its portfolio a number of landmark books, as well as innovative multime...

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS•A Bachelor’s Degree or higher (Humanities preferred) or 3 years relevant professional experience•Very strong sense of contemporary culture, trends and potential niches•Ability to analyze market data is critical to the success of this position.Must be able to pull information from our database and analyze sales trends.•Very strong computer skills, including use of MS Word...

Fast growing global publisher seeks a talented market-focused Acquisitions Manager to conceptualize and develop innovative products and programs for the school market. You will be responsible for understanding market needs and trends and identifying opportunities to develop products for teachers and learners that address those needs. Responsibilities Strong understanding of the K-8 school market...

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1.Heavy research on potential craft publication ideas including new trends in the market, with an eye toward niche markets.Keep abreast of not only book industry trends but current popular culture, lifestyle and internet trends. 2.Select for reprinting by Dover previously published craft books which have gone out of print with their original publishers.Once ...

McGraw-Hill Education is a digital learning company that draws on its more than 100 years of educational expertise to offer solutions which improve learning outcomes around the world. McGraw-Hill Education is the adaptive education technology leader with the vision for creating a highly personalized learning experience that prepares students of all ages for the world that awaits. The Company has o...

Currently, an Acquisitions Editor is sought to join the Medical Education team in either Philadelphia, PA or Baltimore, MD. The Acquisitions Editor acquires content for books, new editions, and digital products. Participates in team activities directed toward building customer-focused publications and achieving revenue and profit goals. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Specific duties include...

Requirements: Rowman & Littlefield has long been recognized as a leading publisher in politics and for its copublishing partnerships with leading public policy research organizations. We seek an acquiring editor with demonstrated public policy acquisitions experience to help build our list and expand our network of copublishing relationships. The successful candidate will seek out individual autho...

The University of Virginia Press seeks a dynamic and creative Humanities Acquisitions Editor to build on our award-winning publishing program in the humanities. The successful candidate will be responsible for acquiring, transmitting, and publishing 20-25 books per year for scholars, students, and general readers in the Press's existing areas of American and African American literary and cultural ...

Currently, an Acquisitions Editor is sought to join the Medical Education team in either Philadelphia, PA or Baltimore, MD. The Acquisitions Editor acquires content for books, new editions, and digital products. Participates in team activities directed toward building customer-focused publications and achieving revenue and profit goals. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Specific duties incl...

The Acquisitions Editor/Simulations is responsible for the acquisition and publishing of simulation based titles and digital products, including but not limited to, responsibility for the definition and execution of a new product line for computer-based simulations in Nursing Education, and other markets as appropriate. The Acquisitions Editor/Simulations is responsible for the acquisition, develo...

Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, is a leading provider of high-quality research and reference content, tools, services, and other resources to academic, school, and public libraries for all global markets. Gale’s Frontlist publishing program develops original reference content for use by students, librarians, educators, and patrons of academic, school, public, specialty, and all types of librarie...

The Acquisitions Editor/Simulations is responsible for the acquisition and publishing of simulation based titles and digital products, including but not limited to, responsibility for the definition and execution of a new product line for computer-based simulations in Nursing Education, and other markets as appropriate. The Acquisitions Editor/Simulations is responsible for the acquisition, develo...

Macmillan Higher Education is a confederation of these unique publishing houses: Bedford/St. Martin's, W.H. Freeman & Company and Worth Publishers. Focusing on the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences/math and custom publishing, each of the three companies pursues its own independent publishing program. Each boasts in its portfolio a number of landmark books, as well as innovative multime...

Amazon Publishing is seeking an innovative, passionate, market-savvy Acquisitions Editor to acquire exceptional romance novels for the Montlake imprint. You will be responsible for discovering and acquiring exceptional content, managing author relationships, and collaborating with marketing, publicity, production, and author relations teams to deliver quality books and world-class author experienc...

Pluralsight is the leader in online training for serious developers and IT admins. The company, which landed on Inc’s 5000 Fastest Growing Companies list last year, started in 2004, moved online in 2008, and today boasts 350,000 users in more than 120 countries. We’re looking for positive, passionate people who thrive in a fast-paced environment. We offer a vibrant culture, competitive pay and l...

Amazon Publishing is seeking an innovative, passionate, market-savvy Acquisitions Editor to acquire exceptional romance novels for the Montlake imprint. You will be responsible for discovering and acquiring exceptional content, managing author relationships, and collaborating with marketing, publicity, production, and author relations teams to deliver quality books and world-class author experienc...

The Purpose of the Role: The Acquisitions Editor is responsible for acquiring, developing and publishing commercially attractive new titles (both print and electronic) for the applied computing, electronics and computer science research and professional markets, meeting or exceeding signing and revenue goals each year, and delivering on planned publication dates. Expectations include building and...

# Overview At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always reexamining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who mot...

Rowman & Littlefield is looking for two established editors to help build our list of high-quality, innovative college textbooks, professional development titles, and general interest books in the social sciences. (1 (1) Textbook Editor The ideal candidate will bring a demonstrated record of acquiring successful upper-level undergraduate texts and an established network of contacts in one or mor...