We’re looking for someone who has a desire to create meaningful content; who is experienced with managing complex projects and editorial schedules; who has a proven ability to provide leadership to an editorial and content creation team; who is able to manage time wisely and remain flexible; and who above all has a heart for God’s Word and a desire to help people meet with God in the pages of Scripture.
The Senior Editor for the Thomas Nelson Bible and Study Resources team is responsible for independently managing and developing assigned and elected projects under the supervision of the Publisher. These may include new titles, repackaged/repurposed titles, line extensions, print and digital products. Additionally, the Senior Editor will provide the editorial team with guidance and oversight, ensuring that the editorial team effectively supports marketing, acquisitions, and product ideation. The Senior Editor should work productively in an interdisciplinary team environment and with outside partners, such as authors and freelance proofreaders, but also thrive as an independent self-starter.
Editorial Team Leadership
Project Management & Product Development
Acquisitions and Product Development
Work Experience: 7+ years’ editorial experience in publishing
Education: Bachelor's degree in English or similar field, Master’s in biblical or theological field strongly preferred.
Relational leadership abilities
Cheerful and proactive
Good sense of humor
Calm under pressure
HarperCollins Christian Publishing is an Equal Opportunity Employer.