|Gift Book Editor|
|Kansas City, MO|
|The Gift Books division of Hallmark is not only one of the company's fastest growing divisions, it's also changing the face of publishing with innovative new formats. As a part of this talented team, you will work on a variety of book product from adult gift books to children's books and programs, such as Recordable Storybooks; and Interactive Story Books and Story Buddies. You will have the opportunity to help shape the future of this dynamic division, lending your editing, storytelling, and creative skills to the creation of compelling stories, characters, formats, and programs. |
The Editor will manage a number of both innovative children's books and adult gift books. The Editor will be responsible for hiring freelance writers, working with internal writing resources, and collaborating with designers to create the best possible books. Innovative products require liasing with engineering and sound studios, as well. The Editor is also responsible for the emotional essence of each book and/or program, serving as the voice for the consumer, interpreting social and consumer trends, anticipating future consumer needs and translating that information at the SKU level.
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