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Acquisitions Editor - Strength and Conditioning

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Acquisitions Editor (AE) wanted to create new products ranging from sport skills/drills guides, professional references, and continuing education courses related to sport-specific strength and conditioning and athletic development.
The AE will conceptualize and acquire 16 to 20 new products annually by recruiting and working with authors and editors from the initial proposal stage through publication. The position requires excellent analytical, writing, and communication skills, a demonstrated knowledge of the strength and conditioning market, latest research, and professional standards, and an ability to manage multiple projects at varying stages at the same time. A strong ability to conceptualize, assess, organize, and present information effectively is necessary and previous editorial experience is ideal. Also, a current professional fitness-related certification from an NCCA-accredited program, applied experience in strength and conditioning or sport coaching, and a personal passion for sport is strongly preferred. Telecommuting will be considered for an experienced candidate.

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