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28 July 2017

HarperCollins: Secondary Commissioning Editor (Maternity Cover)

Collins has been publishing educational and informative books for almost 200 years. Throughout this rich heritage we have maintained an impressive record in creating market-leading products across various sectors. Our publishing for schools continues to deliver up-to-date and engaging student resources and exceptional teacher support to help schools tackle new initiatives and utilise the latest technology. We produce resources for UK and International curricula to support teachers and pupils at school and outside the classroom environment.

Our Secondary UK & International, Collins Learning team are looking for a Secondary Commissioning Editor, Mat Cover (12 months FTC) to join their team. You will oversee the acquisition, commissioning and delivery of first-class print and digital resources for secondary classrooms around the world and in England. You will produce a range of products for 11-18 year olds, and will be responsible for presenting the business case for acquisition, work with authors throughout commissioning and development, with Digital and Editorial teams to oversee creation of new products, and with Sales and Marketing to input on product launch strategies. You will have strong educational market knowledge and contacts, and experience of designing and delivering multi-component programmes. You will work on a range of projects where the business need is identified and able to quickly get to grips with new markets and subjects. By bringing innovation, creativity and new ideas you will help the publishing team to deliver its strategic vision: to inspire pupils of all abilities to achieve their full potential.

For full details and to apply, see the HarperCollins website.

Early applications may be prioritised.