Senior Editor

Senior Editor, Maternity Cover


Women's Fiction, Editorial


Pan Macmillan UK is one of the largest general book publishers in the UK, with imprints including Macmillan, Mantle, Pan, Picador, Bluebird, Bello, Macmillan Children's Books and Macmillan Digital Audio. Pan Macmillan is part of the worldwide Macmillan Publishing Group. We have recently been awarded Publisher of the Year for the second time in three years.

We are looking for an experienced senior editor to cover maternity leave for a 12 month period.

The candidate will have experience of dealing with high profile authors in the women’s fiction genre, and have a sound knowledge of the market in general. You should also be able to write exciting and inviting cover copy and be able to present a list of authors at various platforms throughout the year. Impeccable author care skills are a must as are knowledge of the publishing process.

The position is fixed term for 12 months and will be based at our offices in King’s Cross, London.

To apply, please submit your named CV and a covering letter confirming your current salary and quoting reference PAN/021/18 via email to [email protected]

The deadline for applications is 20th March 2018

All applicants must be able to demonstrate the right to live and work in the UK in order to be considered for the vacancy.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position.