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Assistant Editor | Disney Publishing Worldwide

Job Summary:

The Star Wars editorial team is seeking a responsible, detail-oriented Assistant Editor based in Lucasfilm’s San Francisco office. The Assistant Editor will support a group of Editors who manage Star Wars book titles across multiple licensees and publishers in a variety of formats. The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to edit selection novelty and children’s titles.


  • Provide editorial support to the editorial team and creative director
  • Edit novelty and children’s titles based on the Star Wars franchise including, but not limited to, Coloring & Activity titles and Early Readers
  • Liaise with Lucasfilm asset team to obtain reference for editorial team and talent
  • Maintain content library database for internal use
  • Assist with routine housekeeping such as fact sheets, data entry, contract requests, etc.
  • Report to Lucasfilm Executive Editor


Basic Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of publishing experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, G suite
  • Must be able to work out of San Francisco office


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with licensed characters and an interest in pop culture desired


Required Education

  • Bachelor’s degree