|Senior Acquisitions Editor - Nonfiction|
|Amherst, NY or a home office anywhere in the US.|
|Prometheus Books is seeking a senior acquisitions editor to acquire titles for its nonfiction list in all categories. Strength in popular science is preferred.|
An independent publisher of provocative and progressive nonfiction, Prometheus Books publishes an average of 110 new nonfiction and genre fiction titles each year under four imprints.
The ideal candidate will be passionate and self-motivated, with effective communication skills; commercial acumen; a solid understanding of the marketplace, the competition, and the reader; and the ability to be a strong team player while working independently. Previous acquisitions, editorial, or related publishing experience required. This is a full-time position.