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Publication or Company Cambridge University Press
Job Title Editor, Archaeology
Industry Book Publishing, Non-profit, Other Publishing, Teaching/Academia
Salary Competitive
Benefits 401K/403B, Bonuses, Dental, Flexible Hours, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Cambridge University Press seeks an editor to develop and manage its distinguished publishing programs in the areas of social scientific archaeology, classical art and archaeology, and Renaissance Studies. The position will be based in New York.

The ideal candidate will have a background in classical studies or ancient civilizations, as well as 3+ years of publishing experience in acquisitions and project management, preferably at a university press. S/he will also have experience working with illustrated books and will be familiar with the fundamentals of copyright. The editor will be responsible for acquiring content for publication in print and digital formats, and managing projects from contract to final publication. S/he will be expected to attend relevant professional conferences and make campus visits on a regular basis. The editor will work closely with colleagues in both the New York and Cambridge offices to ensure that development of programs align with the Pressí corresponding journals publishing, as well as its broader humanities initiatives.

About Our Company Cambridge University Press is the publishing business of the University of Cambridge, one of the worlds 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.

Cambridge offers rewarding career opportunities with competitive salaries and excellent benefits in a positive and supportive environment. For further information about the Press, please visit our website at www.cambridge.org. For consideration, send cover letter with salary requirements and resume to newyorkjobs@cambridge.org, or mail to: Human Resources; Cambridge University Press; 32 Avenue of the Americas; New York, NY 10013.

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