Advantage Media Group and ForbesBooks have an exciting opportunity for an Associate Editor with experience in book writing and editing. ForbesBooks works with top tier business professionals to position, promote, and market them as the thought leader and expert in their industry, community, or marketplace.
The mission of the Associate Editor (AE) is to work with our clients from an executed publishing agreement to final manuscript approval, and deliver editorial support and excellence throughout the process. The AE will achieve this goal by proactively interacting with clients, reviewing, tracking and managing the editorial life cycle and educating clients on the publishing process as a whole.
You must have strong attention to detail and care about over-delivering for clients. Each book we publish serves as a calling card for our professional clients. Their reputation is judged by the quality of the book, as is ours. You must have a desire to continually improve editorial content and the process for our clients.
The outcomes expected of this individual are:
Competencies (These are MUSTs):
Preferred Skills and Experiences:
Positions are in our Charleston, SC office. Team Members are eligible for benefits package after a 3 month review.
Advantage is an entrepreneurial, high growth company with opportunity for advancement and lots of upward mobility. Professional development programs offered. We offer great Vacation/PTO benefits, a great Medical/Dental program, 401K program with company contribution and other nice perks. We highly value and respect our Team Members.
Advantage was proudly named one of the 2013, 2014 & 2015 Best Places to Work in South Carolina.