Do you thrive in a fast-paced, high-pressure, creative environment? Do you love the written word? Do you get a thrill from working on varied and exciting new products? Do you excel at producing and refining manuscripts--on deadline?
Group Publishing is in search of an Editor for Children's Ministry Innovations at Group. The ideal candidate must have proven editorial skills and experience to the role. The position is responsible for major content components of the Children’s Ministry innovations product lines and requires minimal quality control input or correction. The primary tasks will include research, editing, rewriting or writing numerous, varied manuscripts with speed and excellence. This includes aggressive year-round production of books, kits, periodicals, special projects, resources, media, event resources and more. This person will work closely with and follow leadership's direction to ensure each product's vision is realized. In addition, offer professional input on graphics, other page layout issues and covers, and hand off your work seamlessly to art. Other responsibilities include editing royalty and non-royalty resources. This person will be part of a team that embraces rapid change and understands that product development can at times be messy! The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, Education, Christian Education, Biblical Studies, or a similar field. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of writing and/or editing experience as well as recent experience in children’s ministry in a church setting.
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