Job opening detail :
Editor
posted: Oct. 29, 2021
Offered by:
The Quarto Group
Benefits:
Health; Dental; 401K
Duration:
Full Time
Location:
New York, NY
Requirements:
To support our mission to educate, entertain and enrich the lives of our readers, putting books in their hands, wherever, however and whenever they choose, we need exceptional people!

Quarto is seeking a highly motivated and exceptionally well-organized Editor with a strong interest in publishing for New York Team. This position is based in New York City and is open to remote candidates.

The Editor role will serve as editorial lead on a wide range of books taking the titles from concept development to manuscript editing and layouts through final production. The role will include the day-to- day editorial responsibilities of book projects on the production schedule for the New York office. The Editor will be responsible for submitting and tracking payments for contracts and editorial services as well as attending edit/production meetings. The Editor will monitor schedules and work with teams to ensure book titles deliver on time and on budget. This position will require detail oriented editing of cookbooks and licensed (Star Wars, Marvel, for example) titles.

Do you have the following skills and qualifications?

A minimum of 3 years' editorial experience in publishing.
Bachelor's degree in a related field.
Knowledge of publishing with an emphasis on book development and production.
Strong editing ability, i.e., developmental and line editing.
A proven record of meeting deadlines and budgets.
Ability to work efficiently on multiple projects and effectively prioritize within tight deadlines.
...then we want to hear from you!

To apply, please submit resume, cover letter and salary requirements to careersusa@quarto.com.

We offer a wide range of competitive benefits! Please visit our website at: https://www.quarto.com/careers
About Our  
Company:
The leading global illustrated book publisher
The Quarto Group creates a wide variety of books and intellectual property products, with a mission to inspire life's experiences. Produced in many formats for adults, children and the whole family, our products are visually appealing, information rich and stimulating.

The Group encompasses a diverse portfolio of imprints and businesses that are creatively independent and expert in developing long-lasting content across specific niches of interest.

Quarto sells and distributes its products globally in over 50 countries and 40 languages, through a variety of sales channels, partnerships and routes to market.

Quarto employs c.300 talented people in the US and the UK. The group was founded in London in 1976. It is domiciled in the US and listed on the London Stock Exchange (QRT).
Contact:
Human Resources
Job #:
30282
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