The Gift Division is committed to building a diverse and inclusive team and highly values diverse backgrounds and insights that fuel our innovation.
HarperCollins Christian Publishing’s gift divisions are industry leaders in inspirational gift book products. Our successes include publishing key authors and brands such as Sarah Young, Max Lucado, David Jeremiah, Charles Stanley, Sadie Robertson, Emily Ley, and many others. We publish meaningful high-design books such as two-color devotionals, seasonal gift books, traditional gift books, and four-color lifestyle books.
This key role solicits, acquires, evaluates, and does the developmental edit for 15 new titles annually in the aforementioned publishing areas. You will be joining a fast-paced team that is excited to grow our imprints into expanding markets. If you have an affinity for teamwork, collaboration, entrepreneurship, growing relationships, creativity, and inspiring those around you, we’d love to hear from you!
Work Experience: Minimum 3–5 years’ editorial experience or other relevant publishing experience, required. Acquisitions or agenting experience strongly preferred. Experience in specialty or two- and four-color publishing preferred.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in English, writing, journalism, publishing, or equivalent degree required.
Industry Knowledge: Working knowledge of the book market, leading authors, and agents strongly preferred. General knowledge of the book creation process.
HarperCollins Christian is an Equal Opportunity Employer.