Acquisitions Assistant, Baker Academic & Brazos Press (Michigan office)

About this position:

Baker Publishing Group is currently accepting applications for the full-time, on-premises position of Acquisitions Assistant, Baker Academic & Brazos Press. The Acquisitions Assistant provides administrative support and coordination for the Baker Academic & Brazos Press editorial department throughout the various stages of acquiring, processing, and publishing books.


The successful candidate will hold a degree in Bible, religion, theology, or a related discipline and be familiar with the world of theological higher education. In addition, the candidate should be a quick learner and a self-starter with proven ability to organize and complete multiple tasks in a timely manner. The ideal candidate will also possess strong computer skills (e.g., with Microsoft Office suite, databases), a keen eye for detail, strong written and oral communication skills, and a pleasant, professional demeanor.

Compensation and Benefits:

Commensurate with qualifications and experience. As a full-time position, benefits provided include health, dental, group life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, paid time off, 401(k) after three months, and others.

To apply:

Send cover letter and resume as email attachments to, including the words “Academic Acquisitions Assistant” in the subject line.

Baker Publishing Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.