Editorial Director – Children’s books

Our client, an international London-based Children’s book publisher has a unique career opportunity for an Editorial Director to join their Children’s trade books imprint.

Your role will be to develop a growing list of quality illustrated non-fiction picture books with responsibility for developing and shaping a renowned Children’s book imprint.

You’ll drive strategy and create new book products for home and international markets, and you’ll oversee and manage an enthusiastic, dedicated creative team.

This role would suit an ambitious, highly motivated individual with the creative flair and market awareness and drive to make this role their own.

The successful candidate will need to show they have an excellent track record in creatively acquiring and producing quality Children’s picture books that tell a story. You’ll need to be very commercially minded and able to thrive in a dynamic creative environment.

This role would suit a Senior/Commissioning Editor looking for their next career move or an Editorial Director seeking a new challenge. A competitive salary is on offer depending on the experience you bring to the role plus excellent company benefits.

To register your possible interest in this position, please send your CV and a short intro note with current salary details to Danny Parnes via danny@thinkselection.com – or call Danny on 07958 208817 and tell us a little about yourself. Thanks.


How to Apply

If this role sounds like it could be of interest to you, then in the first instance, in confidence, please send a short intro note with your CV and your current salary to Danny Parnes



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