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Help Yourself as HarperOne’s New Senior Editor

If you have a penchant for self-help books, HarperOne needs you. The publisher is looking for an editor or senior editor for its heath, wellness, family and relationships titles. What better way to improve your life than with a new gig?

In this position, you’ll be soliciting, acquiring, evaluating and developing manuscripts and proposals, while planning and editing key trade books for the company. Be prepared to put your organizational skills to good use managing editorial production and publication schedules. Are you a people person? Great, because you’ll also be dealing with authors and agents on a daily basis.

To be considered, you’ll need a minimum of six years of experience in trade publishing and impeccable editing skills. An impressive database of contacts and the proven ability to acquire new deals are must-haves, too. Ready to make a change? Apply here.

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Personal Essay Writing

Personal Essay WritingStarting October 28, work with a published journalist to draft, edit, and sell your first-person essays! Jessica Olien will help you to workshop your writing so that it's ready to pitch to editors. You'll learn how to tell your personal story, self-edit you work to assess voice, style, and tone, and sell your essays for publication. Register now!