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Job Opportunity: Self-Counsel Press Seeks Publisher

October 1st, 2015

Self-Counsel Press, established in 1971 and head-quartered in North Vancouver, is seeking a new Publisher. This is a full-time, in-office position.

Please apply if you have substantial, demonstrable experience in:
Book acquisitions, from concept to contract
Managing an editorial and production team
Experience in the administration of publishing and relevant technologies – business and/or legal publishing is a plus

Other valuable skills and assets would include:
Experience with ebooks
At least a basic understanding of web technologies (minimum: html/css)
You will work in a small management team, at a 44-year-old nonfiction publishing house, and be able to make a significant contribution to building and evolving the business.

If you believe you have the qualifications and drive to succeed in this position and guide our publishing program, please email us (admin@self-counsel.com) with a resume and cover letter describing why we want to talk to you. Please, no telephone calls.

Self-Counsel Press produces print books, ebooks, and digital media, and has had an active ecommerce presence since 1997.