Jobs at Manning

Technical Marketer

As Technical Marketer, you will be responsible for creating the Manning Web copy, email marketing, and other promotional content that presents a compelling and accurate picture of Manning, the technologies we publish on, and our books. The Technical Marketer will also represent Manning using social media, including Twitter, Facebook, and the Manning online book forums. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working directly with our authors and other computer professionals to present Manning effectively within their technical communities. Success for the Technical Marketer will be measured by increased engagement with Manning promotional mailings and social media offerings and product sales resulting from these efforts.


Skills and Qualifications

To Apply for this Position:

Email a cover letter and resume to and put TM-2015-03 in the subject line. This is a full-time, telecommuting position.

Acquisitions Editor

We have an opening for a full-time Acquisitions Editor to acquire quality books and authors in the field of computer science. The ideal applicant will have experience in a similar role and be looking to move to a leading publisher with greater responsibility and flexibility in their day-to-day role. Some experience with computer technologies would be a major asset.

What you'll be doing:

To Apply for this Position:

This is a remote working role and the successful applicant will demonstrate an ability to manage their own time and workload while maintaining a high level of quality output and consistent performance. In return, Manning publications offers a unique opportunity to work with flexible working hours and remuneration based partly on performance. To register your interest in the role please send a covering letter along with your CV to

Developmental Editor

Manning Publications Co. seeks a Developmental Editor to work directly with book authors to create high-quality manuscripts on time. Ideal candidate is a critical thinker who skillfully identifies and articulates weaknesses in a manuscript's organization and writing, adopts a coaching/mentoring role with authors, firmly but diplomatically communicates with authors, works both independently and in a distributed team environment, and reliably meets deadlines. Candidates must possess passing knowledge of software concepts and technologies (such as mobile application development, responsive design, cloud computing, big data and analytics, and agile and lean development). This is a great position for someone looking for part-time work (15-20 hours a week).


[Please note: This position does not include copy editing duties]



Previous experience in a book publishing environment

To Apply for this Position:

Email your resume and two references to with job #1404MannDE in the subject line. If selected for an interview, be prepared to complete an editing sample. This is a freelance, telecommute opportunity (no travel).

About Manning Publications

Manning is an independent publisher of computer books for software developers, engineers, architects, system administrators, managers and all who are professionally involved with the computer business. We also publish for students and young programmers, including occasionally for children. We are an entirely virtual organization based on Shelter Island, New York, with many staff working from far-flung places like Manila and Zagreb.