The Zondervan Trade Books Team seeks to discover, develop, and publish Christian content for readers in search of real faith for a real world. We work with a broad range of authors, including Rick Warren, Ann Voskamp, Henry Cloud & John Townsend, Christine Caine, John Ortberg, and Shauna Niequist. We are looking for an editorial coordinator who is a team player and who thrives on keeping details organized in a fast-paced environment.
The primary role of the Editorial Coordinator is to manage and develop the pool of Independent Contractors (ICs) for Zondervan Trade editors and Zondervan Publishing operations. This role also assists the Managing Editor (ME) in overseeing and managing new titles from Pub Board acceptance through editorial process management to printer ready files. You will have reason to interface with the Trade Book Group's editorial, marketing, and creative team members as well as shared service areas of the company to support best tools, processes, and practices.
Knowledge/Work Experience: Experience in publishing/editorial work preferred
Education: B.A. in English, Communications, or a related area
Industry Knowledge: General understanding of the Christian publishing industry preferred
Work Environment (Fast paced, quickly changing): Workload demanding; extreme attention to detail and interrelated coordination needs; fast-paced; frequently evolving; collaborative.
Key Contacts (Titles): Zondervan Trade Books Group Publisher; Trade Books Group Managing Editor; Editor-in-Chief; Acquisition and Production Editors; Managing Editor; key stakeholders for production processes around the company: creative, composition, production buyers, inventory controllers, marketers, sales; etc.
HarperCollins Christian Publishing is an Equal Opportunity Employer.