Freelance Project Managers and Freelance Project Editors, London
Phaidon is the premier global publisher of the creative arts with over 1,500 titles in print. We work with the world's most influential artists, chefs, writers and thinkers to produce innovative books on art, photography, design, architecture, fashion, food and travel, and illustrated books for children.
The London office is currently looking to refresh its freelance contact list and we would welcome enquiries from experienced Project Managers and Project Editors. Our books require first-class editing, proofreading, budget and schedule management, together with InDesign skills, a dedication to excellence and accuracy, and a talent for building excellent relationships with authors, colleagues and other freelancers. We are currently looking for people who are happy to work in-house at our canal-side offices as well as those who would prefer to work from home. Please include details of any specialist skills or experience you may have, together with the types of books on which you would prefer to work. There are several titles for which we are currently recruiting freelance project editors, including the management of a prestigious guidebook, for which work will begin in the next couple of months.
Please send a full CV and covering letter to Tracey Smith, Editorial Director, Phaidon Press Limited, Regent's Wharf, All Saints Street, London N1 9PA, email email@example.com
Work experience on the Wallpaper* City Guides photography and editorial desks
Wallpaper* City Guides often require students and graduates with language skills to help work on both the editorial and photography desks. For editorial, you should have an interest in travel journalism, architecture, design and art, be fastidious about fact-checking and be happy to contact PRs and various venues throughout the world. On the picture desk, some experience or an interest in photography is key as is the ability to source images and research for upcoming guidebooks. An understanding of the City Guides is imperative.
We currently require those with fluency in Czech, Mandarin, and Turkish.
Applicants should send a CV along with a short cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org specifying language skills and your interest in either editorial or photography desk.
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Phaidon is the premier global publisher of the creative arts with over 1,500 titles in print. We work with the world's most influential artists, chefs, writers and thinkers to produce innovative books on art, photography, design, architecture, fashion, food and travel, and illustrated books for children. Phaidon is headquartered in London and New York City. Read more
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