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Publication or Company Quirk Books
Job Title Writer/Editor
Industry Advertising Agency, Book Publishing, Entertainment, Magazine Publishing, Marketing, Newspapers, Other Publishing
Salary Negotiable
Benefits 401K/403B, Bonuses, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Philadelphia, PA
Job Requirements Quirk Books is looking for a smart and witty writer/editor to join our creative team. The Writer/Editor will:

--Assist with the editorial development of our fiction and nonfiction manuscripts.
--Write jacket copy, catalog copy, website copy, and other promotional materials.
--Hire and manage freelance writers when required.
--Blog at the quirkbooks.com website.
--Serve as a Wordsmith-on-Demand, supplying poster captions or webtoons or book trailer scripts or whatever the needs of the day require.

Candidates must have at least 4-5 years of professional experience as a writer, editor, or literary agent.

Bonus points if you have experience editing fiction.
About Our Company Quirk Books publishes 25 strikingly unconventional books every year. Our recent successes include the New York Times bestsellers MISS PEREGRINE'S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN and PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES--but we also publish cookbooks, craft books, children's titles, and a wide range of nonfiction books.

Quirk is headquartered on a quiet cobblestone street in the historic Old City district of Philadelphia. Our sales and distribution are handled by Random House. This full-time position offers salary, health/dental/vision benefits, 401k, a casual work environment, and a generous vacation policy. Visit our website at quirkbooks.com.
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