|Acquisitions Editor, Baker Books|
|Baker Publishing Group|
|Grand Rapids, MI|
|About this position:|
Baker Publishing Group is seeking an Acquisitions Editor for the Baker Books division. The individual in this position will be responsible for acquiring in Baker Books’ key publishing categories, including nonfiction trade, church and ministry resources, and popular reference. Related duties include evaluating solicited and unsolicited proposals, proposing titles to the division publishing committee, negotiating contracts with authors and agents, assessing initial drafts and manuscript development, and representing acquired titles through each step of prepublication planning and development. Travel is required.
• Master’s degree in Bible, theology, or related field, or equivalent knowledge
Compensation and Benefits:
Salary and rank commensurate with qualifications and experience. As a full time position, benefits provided include health, dental, group life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, paid time off, 401(k) after one year, and others.