Assistant Editor (Minnesota office)


Position: Assistant Editor, Bethany House Publishers
Department: Editorial
Position Type: Regular Full Time, Exempt

Location: Bethany House Publishers
11400 Hampshire Ave. S.
Bloomington, MN 55438

About This Position:

Baker Publishing Group is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Editor, Bethany House Publishers. The person in this position will contribute to the editing of fiction and nonfiction manuscripts for Bethany House titles. Characteristic activities include copyediting and proofreading manuscripts, proofreading promotional copy, and steering manuscripts through key steps in the editorial/design process.

  • A bachelor's degree in English or related field
  • Some editorial experience preferred, as is familiarity with Chicago Manual of Style
  • General understanding of Christian publishing industry, and familiarity with evangelical beliefs and worldview
  • Proven organizational abilities, follow-through, and project management skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Keen attention to detail and a proven ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines
Compensation and Benefits:

Pay is 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 "Assistant Editor" in the subject line. Alternately, mail these materials to the attention of "Human Resources/Bethany House Assistant Editor" at the address above. Application deadline is April 16, 2018.

Baker Publishing Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.