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Commissioning Editor, Children’s Books

Art Museums and Institutions, Art Publishing
   Location: London
   Salary: £30,000
Experience: Mid Level
  Organisation: Tate
Deadline: 21/10/2018

Tate Publishing is one of the world’s leading publishers on the visual arts, responsible for publishing exhibition catalogues and other art books for Tate. We aim to bring the best new writing on art and the highest quality reproductions to the widest possible range of readers. Click here…for more about Tate Publishing.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced and dynamic children’s book editor to join Tate Publishing based at Tate Britain on a fulltime, permanent contract.

We are looking for an outstanding creative and organised editor to take the highly successful and award winning illustrated children’s list published by Tate to the next stage. Working closely with the editorial and commercial teams within Tate, as well as with gallery colleagues, you will deliver a programme of internationally selling and visually appealing illustrated children’s books, both fiction and non fiction.

The successful candidate will have worked in a commercial publishing house, with a proven track record of commissioning strongly selling authors and illustrators. You will have experience of working on a number of projects simultaneously and demonstrate excellent communication and collaborative skills.

If this sounds like you, we’d love you to apply.

We offer great benefits, staff training, performance and service awards, great discounts in our shops and catering outlets, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle scheme and free entry to exhibitions for our employees and their friends and family.


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