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
For full details and to apply, see the HarperCollins website.
Early applications may be