JobZone Users, We Have Switched JobZone Platforms: DO NOT USE THIS PAGE TO POST JOBS

Check out the new PW JobZone here and email with any question or concerns.

Please try logging in with the same email as you used with this system and reset your password. Email the above address if you have any issues.

Associate Editor
HarperCollins Christian Publishing
Nashville, TN
Date Posted

The Associate Editor, Fiction, reporting to the Editorial Director, oversees Thomas Nelson and Zondervan front list titles from their entry into the typesetting process to bound books, including the management of all proofreading. They also maintain schedules for the editorial team to ensure on-time delivery as well as assisting with the catalog process. Further duties include, but are not limited to: Manage proofreading process; hiring, schedules, review and consolidation of marks. Responsible for the “Digi-Ready” process for front list titles as well as the preparation of back matter. Maintain all aspects of the editorial calendar. Maintain schedules and communicates deadlines to editors for timely manuscript delivery. Responsible for the endorsement process, and attends weekly production meetings.


Desired candidate will have working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, Adobe Acrobat, and preferably, The Chicago Manual of Style. The candidate should be self-disciplined, responsible, flexible, well organized and possess strong critical thinking skills. Must have good time management skills, as well as strong written and oral communication skills.


Candidate will possess 1-3 years of editorial experience with a proven ability to meet deadlines and prioritize multiple projects. Familiarity with both the CBA and the general market industries preferred.

A college degree in preferably English, journalism, or related field desired.

Apply Now
« Back to list
Stay ahead with
Tip Sheet!
Free newsletter: the hottest new books, features and more
Email Address


Log In Lost Password

Parts of this site are only available to paying PW subscribers. Subscribers: to set up your digital access click here.

To subscribe, click here.

PW “All Access” site license members have access to PW’s subscriber-only website content. Simply close and relaunch your preferred browser to log-in. To find out more about PW’s site license subscription options please email:

If you have questions or need assistance setting up your account please email or call 1-800-278-2991 (U.S.) or 1-818-487-2069 (all other countries), Monday-Friday between 5am and 5pm Pacific time for assistance.

Not Registered? Click here.