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Acquisitions Editor Jobs

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Summary Acquires new projects and manages new projects through publication for the Higher Education Division and is responsible for overall sales and profit of assigned territory Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Acquires new publishing projects Conducts course and market research and forecasts sales Develops pre-plans Forms relationsh...
Springer Nature is a leading global research, educational and professional publisher, home to an array of respected and trusted brands providing quality content through a range of innovative products and services. Springer Nature is the world’s largest academic book publisher, publisher of the world’s highest impact journals and a pioneer in the field of open research. The company numbers almost ...
About the Unit Unit Job Summary Sr. Acquisitions Editor, Political Science and Law: This senior acquisitions editor will be responsible for the ongoing growth and development of the University of Chicago Press' lists in political science and law. The editor will commission, select, and evaluate manuscripts to create an exciting and successful program of trade, scholarly, and course books. The Se...
Amazon K-12 Education is improving the education of students with services for teachers, students and parents. We are seeking to hire a Sr. Children's Content Acquisitions Editor based in Seattle. This person will be responsible for sourcing, evaluating and acquiring short form fiction for a new digital format. The Editor will also work with authors to make the best use of the new format. This ro...
Amazon Publishing is seeking an innovative, passionate, market-savvy Senior Editor to acquire exceptional books for Thomas & Mercer, our award-winning Crime, Mystery, and Thriller 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 bo...
Amazon Publishing is seeking an innovative, passionate, market-savvy Editor to acquire exceptional romance books. 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 experiences. This is a multi-faceted job in a st...
Amazon Publishing is seeking an innovative, passionate, market-savvy Editor to acquire exceptional fiction books. 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 experiences. This is a multi-faceted job in a st...
Researching, identifying, and negotiating contracts for attaining new content sources or shared content relationships that add value and profitability to products, lines, and services. Managing the positioning, pricing, delivery, and termination of products, lines, and services using time-cost-value analysis. Monitoring, identifying, and analyzing market needs and trends, potential product concept...
Amazon Publishing is seeking an innovative, passionate, market-savvy Editor to acquire exceptional fiction books. 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 experiences. This is a multi-faceted job in a st...
Amazon Publishing is seeking an innovative, passionate, market-savvy Senior Editor to acquire exceptional books for Thomas & Mercer, our award-winning Crime, Mystery, and Thriller 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 bo...
ACQUISITIONS EDITOR, MIT Press, to acquire 25-plus new book titles each year in the physical sciences, mathematics, and engineering. Will work with the editorial and press directors to develop a cutting-edge publishing program in these fields and a strategic plan for the aggressive growth of this program; establish priorities and consult with qualified academics to ensure the resulting publishing ...
Amazon Publishing is seeking an innovative, passionate, market-savvy Senior Editor to acquire exceptional books for Thomas & Mercer, our award-winning Crime, Mystery, and Thriller 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 bo...
Running Press is looking for an Acquisition Editor for trade nonfiction books to join its team.The ideal candidate will have 5-6 years of experience in book publishing, solid contacts with literary agents, but most importantly, must possess a well-honed ability to conceive book ideas and actively develop them to fruition.This creative, hands-on editor would be responsible for acquiring and editing...
Red Wheel/Weiser is seeking a Senior Acquisitions Editor to contribute to our mission of publishing “books to live by.”The ideal candidate will be a proven and energetic market-oriented publishing professional who specializes in our core areas of personal growth and body-mind-spirit. We seek someone who can attract authors who are in touch with the current trends in these markets. The Senior Acqui...
Nicholas Brealey Publishing, founded in 1991, was recently acquired by Hachette UK. Its specialist non-fiction list boasts a number of category-killing titles including: Gifts Differing – the source book behind the Myers-Briggs test. Hachette UK is looking for an energetic and experienced Boston-based commissioning editor to build a non-fiction list across Business, Leadership, Coaching, Self Dev...
Nicholas Brealey Publishing, founded in 1991, was recently acquired by Hachette UK. Its specialist non-fiction list boasts a number of category-killing titles including: Gifts Differing – the source book behind the Myers-Briggs test. Hachette UK is looking for an energetic and experienced Boston-based commissioning editor to build a non-fiction list across Business, Leadership, Coaching, Self Dev...
Nicholas Brealey Publishing, founded in 1991, was recently acquired by Hachette UK. Its specialist non-fiction list boasts a number of category-killing titles including: Gifts Differing – the source book behind the Myers-Briggs test. Hachette UK is looking for an energetic and experienced Boston-based commissioning editor to build a non-fiction list across Business, Leadership, Coaching, Self Dev...
Description Elsevier NA-USA-MA-Cambridge Purpose of the Job To plan, acquire and manage a book publishing program (print and electronic) in Materials Science, with a particular focus on Electronic, Magnetic and Optical Materials. Main Activities and Responsibilities Acquisitions Develop and bring under contract commercially attractive new book projects (including new editions). Develop a s...
Thorndike Press is the world’s leading publisher of Large Print books. Thorndike Press’s Large Print program publishes approximately 1,100 titles annually for distribution to the public library market. The Acquisitions Editor plays a critical role in new product conceptualization and development, plays a strong role in shepherding projects to completion, and works collaboratively with Sales and Ma...
Springer Nature is a leading global research, educational and professional publisher, home to an array of respected and trusted brands providing quality content through a range of innovative products and services. Springer Nature is the world's largest academic book publisher, publisher of the world's highest impact journals and a pioneer in the field of open research. The company numbers almost ...