Advantage Media Group and ForbesBooks have an exciting opportunity for an Editorial Director with experience in book publishing, editing, and content marketing. Advantage works with top tier business professionals to position, promote, and market them as a thought leader and expert in their industry, community, or marketplace.
The mission of the Editorial Director (ED) is to work with our clients from an executed publishing agreement to final manuscript, and to oversee the content for all marketing deliverables that are a part of the Authority Marketing System. This position demands editorial excellence at every level. The ED will achieve this goal by proactively interacting with clients, reviewing and editing content for consistency, quality, style, voice, and tone, and tracking and managing the editorial life cycle for the Advantage Marketing and Advantage Publishing and teams.
Outcomes (expected within the first 12 months):
Competencies (These are MUSTs):
Preferred Skills and Experiences
The position reports to the President of Advantage Marketing and Advantage Publishing and is located in our Charleston, SC office. Direct reports include functional managers in the business units. Business travel of 5 - 10 days per month.
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.