Acquisitions Editors in Thousand Oaks, California, and Washington, D.C., offices
SAGE Publications is an independent international publisher of journals, books, and digital media. Known for our commitment to quality and innovation, we are a world leader in our chosen scholarly, educational, and professional markets. With offices spanning six continents, SAGE Publications aims to be the world’s leading publisher of the social sciences by disseminating the finest scholarship and learning materials on a global scale. Join the team of talented and motivated professionals who create innovative and award-winning products.
SAGE is currently seeking two Acquisitions Editor candidates to work in our College Editorial department—one located in Thousand Oaks, California, and one located in Washington, D.C., working on the CQ Press imprint. In accordance with the College Editorial strategic plan, both of these positions are responsible for the acquisition and development of core and supplemental textbooks, as well as other print and digital course market content. The position located in Thousand Oaks will be responsible for signing in the discipline of Education, and the position located in Washington, D.C., will be responsible for signing in the discipline of Political Science.
Qualifications include, but not limited to, the following:
• Minimum of Bachelor’s degree
• At least 3 years of College Publishing experience in the areas of editorial, sales, and / or marketing
• Experience supervising staff and freelancers
• Knowledge of educational market trends and the competitive environment, particularly in either the Education or Political Science discipline
SAGE offers one of the most competitive benefits packages in the industry with PPO medical / dental / vision insurance provided at an extremely low cost to the employee; a profit sharing 401(k) plan; healthy lifestyle reimbursement, company-paid 5-year anniversary trips to London, Singapore or New Delhi; employee tuition reimbursement; textbook reimbursement for employee or family members; an on-site professional development learning forum; and much more.
Qualified applicants should present their resume, cover letter, and salary history for consideration to our website at www.sagepublications.com/careers for more information.