Illustrated Editor, Ebury

Can you spot the next big thing?  Do you love to create beautiful books?


If you know your rose harissa from your rose quartz and are immersed in all things culture and lifestyle, we may have the perfect role for you.


Ebury is the UK’s largest dedicated non-fiction publisher. This is a time of growth for our award-winning illustrated list and we’re looking for a talented and passionate editor.  


We are the home of Yotam Ottolenghi, Mary Berry, Rick Stein and Johanna Batsford. From best-selling food and drink to standout gift, mindfulness and wellbeing, our Ebury Press and POP Press books are united by unique voices and high-quality content, which is beautifully communicated through eye-catching design.


Do you have a passion for beautiful books,  an unwavering eye for detail and thrive on being at the heart of a team? We have an exciting opportunity for a talented and confident illustrated editor.


With a passion for making standout books of the highest possible quality, you’ll have proven experience taking a book from concept to printed copy, with excellent editing and proofreading skills, a meticulous attention to detail, thoughtful communication skills, a feel for design and photography, and a talent for creative problem solving. As Editor you will be responsible for overseeing titles through the whole publishing process, liaising with authors, agents, freelancers, photographers, illustrators and designers.


If you have worked in a similar publishing environment, ideally with a mix of lifestyle book experience, please apply by 28th August with a CV and cover letter, and let us know about what recent non-fiction lifestyle books you wished you’d acquired or worked on and why. 





Company: The Random House Group Limited 

Country: United Kingdom 

State/Region: London 

City: London 

Postal Code: SW1V 2SA 

Job ID: 40348

Job Segment: Photography, Proofreading, Copy Editor, Editor, Writing, Creative, Publishing

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