Title/Position: Senior Editor, Crime Fiction
Location: New York, NY—Hybrid
Employment Type: Full Time
Min. Experience: 5-8 years
Crooked Lane Books is looking for an ambitious, connected, and energetic Senior Editor to join our team. The ideal candidate must be an expert in and champion of crime fiction. They are hands-on, know what readers want, and are constantly collaborating with authors and agents to deliver it to those readers. An entrepreneurial spirit, sense of ownership of projects, and close relationships with agents and authors are essential. This role reports directly to the Publisher and oversees editorial team members. This position provides the opportunity for rapid professional growth.
Founded in 2014, Crooked Lane Books (crookedlanebooks.com) publishes the highest quality mysteries, thrillers, and suspense titles. With our experienced team, hands-on approach, and innovative marketing techniques, Crooked Lane partners with each author to consistently excite, delight, and entertain the many devoted fans of crime fiction.
Please apply by emailing Rebecca.Nelson@CrookedLaneBooks.com.