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Publication or Company Cambridge University Press
Job Title Senior Editor, Economics
Industry Book Publishing, Non-profit, Other Publishing, Teaching/Academia
Salary Competitive
Benefits
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Cambridge University Press, New York seeks an experienced, senior-level editor to manage its distinguished publishing program in economics.

The successful candidate will have strong field and market knowledge expertise. S/he will have a minimum of 5+ years of demonstrated book and/or journals commissioning experience in economics or a related social science discipline, at a university press, textbook publisher, or commercial publisher. Working closely with the Press’ social science editors in New York and Cambridge, s/he will be expected to acquire content in a range of genres suitable for publication in print, electronic, and hybrid formats. Particular emphasis will be placed on the strategic development of the list through acquisition of major books, reference works, as well as textbooks and course resource materials aimed at upper-division undergraduates and graduate students.

Cambridge offers rewarding career opportunities with competitive salaries and excellent benefits in a positive and supportive environment. For consideration, submit cover letter with salary requirements and resume by e-mail to newyorkjobs@cambridge.org, or by postal mail to: Human Resources; Cambridge University Press; 32 Avenue of the Americas; New York, NY 10013.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
About Our Company Cambridge University Press is the publishing business of the University of Cambridge, one of the world's leading research institutions. It is the oldest publisher and printer in the world, having been operating continuously since 1584.

We aim to further, through publication and printing, the University of Cambridge's own objective of advancing learning, knowledge and research worldwide. Today, this transformative mission is realized through our commitment to innovation and enterprise, placing us at the cutting-edge of electronic delivery in a world that looks increasingly to digital content and networked access not only to books and journals but to a range of other pedagogic services.

The Press offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits in a positive and supportive environment with rewarding career opportunities. For further information about the Press, please visit our website at www.cambridge.org.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
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