HarperCollins Leadership is committed to building a diverse and inclusive team and highly values diverse backgrounds and insights that fuel our innovation.
Join one of the fastest growing and largest business and leadership publishers! HarperCollins Leadership is a new publishing imprint based in Nashville and part of HarperCollins Publishers, one of the largest global publishers in the world.
The Editor is an integral component of the HCL imprint team and oversees assigned projects from copyedited manuscript through production of the final product. The Editor will handle substantive edits as assigned, as well as product extensions, marketing materials, and internal documents, as needed. The ideal candidate is someone experienced in developing long-form content in nonfiction/narrative categories for general-market readers.
Knowledge: Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, Adobe Acrobat, and The Chicago Manual of Style. Basic HTML layout skills desired but not required.
Work Experience: At least four years long-form editorial experience in the book publishing industry. Line-editing, copyediting and proofreading experience a must. Proven ability to meet deadlines and prioritize multiple projects.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, or related field.
Industry Knowledge: Keeps up with trends in the publishing industry, familiarity with general trade nonfiction and business/leadership markets.
HarperCollins Focus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.