Editorial Director (maternity cover)

About Us

At Canelo we are building a new kind of publisher. With a fresh approach and a great deal for authors, we take the most exciting stories to the widest possible audience. 

Canelo has made its mark publishing numerous bestselling ebooks. We’ve seen phenomenal sales growth but are looking to do so much more. Our goal is to combine a focused and entrepreneurial attitude with a profound love of books.

About the role

We are seeking an experienced commercial fiction editor for a maternity cover position. You will  be confident with both structural and managerial editing, driving publication plans forward, and commissioning new books across the list with a focus on crime, psychological thriller and romance. You will oversee desk editing and cover designs, working with freelancers and inhouse staff on all aspects of book development from script to launch, and beyond. Our writers are at the heart of what Canelo do, so a keen desire to communicate and provide fantastic author care is crucial.

If you’d like to hone your digital publishing skills while working with a dynamic team and talented authors then please get in touch! Canelo are a forward-thinking company willing to offer flexibility with working hours and office time for the right candidate.

Please send applications to Michael Bhaskar via before the closing date of 10/04/2018.