Here is your jobs list for the week ending 21/8!!

Translations & Sales Assistant @ DK IPL

Previous office experience and education to degree level or equivalent is desirable. The Assistant must be willing to travel if required. Native-level French and fluency in written and oral Spanish and English are essential and knowledge of other languages would be an advantage.

Closing date 31/8

Publicity Assistant @ Michael Joseph

The right candidate will have knowledge and experience of using social media, be computer literate, a curiosity to learn quickly and ideally have previous experience of working in a busy office and an interest in commercial fiction and non-fiction. A good sense of humour probably helps too!

Please apply with a CV and a covering letter telling us what interests you about the role and about working for Michael Joseph.

Closing date 25/8

Publishing Coordinator @ Michael Joseph 

You will be excellent at communicating to a wide range of people, and you will be keen to use your personal initiative and proactive attitude. This role would suit someone with exceptional organisational skills who wishes to pursue an administrative role within a highly creative environment.

Closing date 1/9

Temporary Marketing and Publicity Assistant/Receptionist @ Pavilion 

Pavilion Books is seeking a bright and efficient person to fill a key administrative position on a short-term basis, ensuring the smooth running of the marketing and publicity department.

This was meant to be closing on Friday but the closing date has been extended, so yaaay!

CVs and Cover Letters to

New closing date 29/8

Editorial Assistant (Projects) @ 4th Estate and William Collins (Harper Collins)

Our award winning 4th Estate and William Collins team are looking for an Editorial Assistant to support the Project Editorial Team in overseeing the publishing process for selected titles across the William Collins and Fourth Estate lists (including some new editions, digital products, paperbacks and reprints). The role also includes assisting the Publishing Operations Director in keeping all relevant databases up to date and monitoring various aspects of the critical path to ensure that titles are meeting key dates.

Email CV, cover letter and salary expectations to

Closing date 9am 22/8 – TOMORROW so APPLY APPLY!

Data Assistant/Executive @ Abrams & Chronicle 

The Data Assistant/Executive (position dependent on experience) will work in the Data team to maintain the company title database and produce timely and accurate title data feeds. Our ideal candidate is calm, self-motivated and above all organised with excellent Excel skills and a keen eye for detail. Knowledge of Amazon Advantage/Vendor central, Nielsen Title Data and ONIX is desirable and a working knowledge of HTML is also useful but not integral.

Email CVs and Cover Letters, with salary details to

Closing date 24/8

Production Assistant @ Bloomsbury 

This would be an excellent first job for someone keen to enter the book publishing industry within the production-editorial environment. This is a temporary position until July 2017 and reports to the Head of Academic Production.

Email CVs and Cover Letters, with salary details and notice period to Sally Coleman, Human Resources Manager.


Publicity Assistant/Executive @ W.W. Norton & Company 

We are looking for a fast thinking, creative, energetic, motivated individual to join our PR department as Publicity Assistant. Outstanding written and verbal communication skills are crucial, as is the ability to multi-task and prioritise efficiently and calmly.

It says preferably one years worth of experience in PR in Publishing, but I would apply anyway. At least, I’m applying anyway.

CVs and Cover Letters to Emily Cary-Elwes

Closing date … I can’t find one. So do it asap. 

And finally………….

Temporary Campaigns Assistant @ Canongate (London based)

all alarms go go go this is amazing

The ideal candidate will have undertaken work experience in publishing or a similar field and will be looking to take the first step in their career in the publishing industry. The ideal candidate will have good communication and organisational skills, an understanding of key social media channels and their use for marketing, and a love of books. Experience of using design programs InDesign and Photoshop is desirable, but not essential.

CVs and Cover Letters to Vicki Watson:

Closing date 31/8

And there you have your jobs for this week!

We’ll be posting throughout the week on Twitter and meet us back here on Wednesday for Internships!


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