About the Job
Do you want to work with authors and develop Black Library’s bestselling and award-winning range of novels, short stories and audio dramas?
Are you excited by reading manuscripts and providing productive critical feedback to our authors to make excellent products?
We are looking for a creative and industrious commissioning editor, to work with our authors productively and enthusiastically, who can develop strong relationships.
As part of a dedicated team of commissioning editors, you will be expected to work with authors to develop ideas and stories, and commission work to fulfill the needs of Black Library’s publishing schedule. You will read manuscripts and deliver timely and appropriate feedback. You will help to maintain and develop an existing stable of authors, and recruit new authors.
We know that delivering the highest quality from our authors whilst hitting tight deadlines is what makes this job hard.
Working at Games Workshop
At Games Workshop we are looking for people who will do their best to understand the needs of the company and to put those needs first when they are at work. Because of this we believe that what you are like, hence the attitude you show to work and the way you choose to behave is even more important than your skills or experience.
Other Essential Information
Closing date: Applications must be received by midnight, UK time, on Wednesday 25th January 2017.
How to Apply
If you wish to apply you must send us a letter telling us why you want this job. We select candidates for interview on the content of their letters. This is a great opportunity for you to let us know that you understand what we are looking for.
No letter, no interview.
When you have gathered this information, you can click here to apply.