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Publication or Company Regan Arts/Phaidon
Job Title Senior Editor
Industry Book Publishing, Entertainment, Internet/Online/New Media, Other Publishing, Social Media
Salary Negotiable
Benefits 401K/403B, Bonuses, Flexible Hours, Health, Telecommute Policy
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Senior Editor Position Profile:

Regan Arts is looking for a Senior Editor to join our team. Responsibilities include all areas of book development including acquiring and editing original projects, working closely with design, production, marketing, and publicity for all projects.

Primary Responsibilities:

Acquire and edit original book projects
Responsible for all editorial aspects of book development
Manage and mentor associate editors
Negotiate acquisitions with agents and authors
Maintain production schedules and meet deadlines
Present projects at editorial and other meetings as necessary
Develop and maintain strong relationships with authors, agents and industry organizations
Collaborate with other colleagues on shared projects


Selection Criteria:

Minimum 3-7 years experience in editorial publishing or related media experience
Knowledge of book publishing processes and functions
Excellent communication and collaboration skills necessary.
Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) etc.
Current contacts (authors, artists, agents) in the publishing/media industry a plus.
* Sense of community, artistry and commerce welcome.


About Our Company Regan Arts is Phaidon Global's new media company. Publishing, digital, television, film, brand development. An artist, writer, editor and visionary-friendly home.
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