Senior Acquisition Editor
CBS Business Unit: Simon & Schuster
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: Avon, MA, US
Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.
Adams Media, a division of Simon & Schuster based in Avon MA, is looking to hire a Senior Acquisition Editor. The qualified person would research and acquire 20+ titles across a number of lifestyle categories, surfacing marketable, data-driven concepts and authorship for projects that have strong commercial appeal for the trade, specialty and digital outlets. Candidates should have experience in creating trend-driven content, specifically the ability to identify and present a strategic product opportunity.
Previous acquisition experience required
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