As Acquisitions Editor, Video you will be responsible for developing the strategy, acquiring and developing the content for an agreed number and size of video subject collections per year for the academic library market and some non-academic markets too. You will be the strategic product lead for designated video collections, leading them from first inception and approval, all the way to launch (and beyond), representing them both internally (e.g. at sales conferences) and externally (e.g. on some library customer visits).
Using a mixture of strong acquisitions, editorial, market research and relationship management skills you will be someone able to work expertly and strategically to deliver upon the content goals for each subject collection. You will work intelligently with other members of the SAGE Video team, for example the Licensing Editor in relation to third-party content, film production companies, Editorial Boards of the video collections, academics and Licensors to ensure that video content commissioned is meeting the needs of its audiences and end users as effectively as possible. You will also work effectively across the business to ensure that proper communication with relevant departments is maintained and schedules are kept in relation to content delivery.
This position is part of the Global Video Editorial team at SAGE, working in a dynamic part of the business to significantly increase SAGE’s online product portfolio for our library customers.