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Acquisitions Editor

  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Germany
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: 409113/001_1551195345
  • Sector: Medical Affairs, EPM Scientific
  • Date posted: 26/02/2019

***A German Publishing company is currently looking for Acquisitions Editors to start ASAP on a Rolling project***

A German publishing company is looking for Acquisitions Editors to assist them in the planning and acquisition of new authors and editors for books and online reference works in medicine


  • Strategic planning, acquiring content and authors (including author management)

  • Overseeing product development from concept to publication.

  • Working with the editing, marketing, sales, and production teams

  • Travel:

    • Meeting potential publishing partners and opinion leaders at medical conferences

  • On site:

    • Performing market research,

    • Develop concepts for new publications

    • Writing proposals

    • Getting projects under contract ready for further project management and production.

Skills and Experience Required

  • Medical background essential

  • Must be German native

  • Publishing background advantageous

  • Therapeutic areas: gynaecology, lab medicine, internal medicine, gastroenterology, paediatrics, podiatry, deontology, dermatology

What this Job Offers You

  • Rolling contract

  • Travel

  • Full time

How to apply

Apply here if you are interested in this opportunity or if you would like a confidential discussion about your career opportunities please contact or phone +442037588916.

Only candidates with the right to work in the EU or a full valid visa will be considered.