Acquisitions Editor - Trade Business Books
Global HQ - Hoboken, NJ or Indianapolis, IN
Wiley is a leading global publisher of business books. The Acquisitions Editor for Wiley's trade business book publishing program will be responsible for acquiring and managing business, leadership, and technology-oriented titles for a global business audience. The ideal candidate will identify and sign new authors who are thought leaders in business, coach authors on sales and marketing, collaborate with colleagues around the world on marketing, and maintain and strengthen author relationships.
Additionally, the successful candidate will have: Three to five years of experience acquiring trade books; an editorial perspective with a strong sales and marketing orientation; In-depth knowledge of business, leadership, technology, management and related topics; excellent negotiation, communication, and project management skills; The ability to work collaboratively.
People have always been valued at Wiley. We work collaboratively, enjoy what we do and have opportunities to develop throughout our careers.
And the rewards are impressive. Which means you can look forward to a robust health and wellness package, competitive salary and incentive program, generous paid time off, staff discounts, an employee assistance program, and a generous 401k which offers a company match and company funded contributions. Wiley is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
We evaluate qualified applicants and treat all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The editor must work in a team environment with excellence, leadership, creativity, and ability to work well with colleagues in production, marketing, publicity, sales, and finance.
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.