Editor

United States of America Posted on Editing

COMPANY INFORMATION:

Disney Parks, Experiences and Products is the global hub that brings Disney’s stories, characters, and franchises to life through theme parks and resorts, cruise and vacation experiences, and consumer products—everything from toys to apparel, and books to video games.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Editor will edit 10-12 titles/year for global publishing plans working with the Disney Global Publishing Team. You will report to the Executive Editor.

Responsibilities

You Will:

Edit pools and/or book titles, which target a variety of ages
Work with writers to develop story concepts, write manuscripts, provide editorial feedback, line edit, and develop art notes
Share concepts with Manager to get studio and/or brand approvals
Work with art and design team to take titles through layout, pencil, and paint passes; advise on all stages of the development process
Hire writers and help build high-quality writer pool
Attend check-in meetings with Manager
Attend filmmaker story meetings for editorial reviews and art reviews
Attend production meetings and additional team meetings

Basic Qualifications

You Have:

Manage resources across multiple projects, and meet tight deadlines.
Highly motivated, productive, and detail-oriented, with exceptional organizational skills.
Ability to work with a team remotely
Knowledge of publishing process and formats
Understanding of editing, line editing, and copyediting
4+ years experience in children’s publishing
Familiarity with Disney/Pixar brands and licensed publishing a plus
Knowledge of Adobe PDF, Microsoft Word + Track Changes

Required Education

Bachelor’s degree

Additional Information

This is a Remote position that can be based anywhere in the U.S.

About Company

Walt Disney Company

Job Information

Status: Open Job type: Full Time Salary: Negotiable Publish date: 22 Feb 2021 Expire in: 2 weeks

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