Candlewick’s reputation for excellence in creating beautiful, high-quality children’s books is accomplished through a staff of dedicated, focused, and energetic individuals who enjoy an innovative, team-oriented work environment and a very generous compensation and benefits package. Conveniently located in Somerville, Massachusetts, we are easily accessible by public transportation.

Candlewick Press’ comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental, life, and short- and long-term disability insurance; 401k, flexible spending, and supplemental voluntary insurance plans; generous paid time off and much more! This link leads to the machine-readable files that are made available in response to the federal Transparency in Coverage Rule and includes negotiated service rates and out-of-network allowed amounts between health plans and healthcare providers: The machine readable files are formatted to allow researchers, regulators, and application developers to more easily access and analyze data.

Candidates who are interested in working in a progressive, creative, and thriving environment should submit a resume and cover letter via e-mail to, referencing the specific job title that is posted under 'Job Listings'.

Candlewick Press is an equal opportunity employer. Every qualified applicant will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Because of the volume of submissions, we regret that we cannot respond to every resume upon receipt. We do, however, hold onto resumes for a period of one year for review as positions become available. Should a future opportunity complement your qualifications, we will contact you directly. Thank you for your interest in Candlewick Press!

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