Figure 1 Publishing Seeking Full-time Substantive Editor

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Full-time Substantive Editor

Figure 1 Publishing is seeking a full-time substantive editor for its Vancouver office.

Figure 1 Publishing is Canada’s leading publisher of high-quality illustrated books, with a focus on art, architecture, photography, design, and food + drink. Figure 1 also publishes business books in the areas of finance, management, leadership, and corporate and personal memoir.

The successful candidate will have a passion for beautiful books and strong organizational and author management skills. The substantive editor will be responsible for developing and editing ten to twelve projects every year. Prior experience editing complex illustrated books is required, as is the willingness to work in close collaboration with our authors and publishing partners, as well as our Figure 1 team.

Please email a cover letter and resume to by April 7, 2016. Applications and queries will be kept confidential. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Interviewing will take place in April. The position starts in May 2016.

Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Figure 1 also offers a health benefits package.