JOBS 11/12

There are loaaaaads of jobs this week!!!!!! yaaay!

I’m gonna whizz quickly through them so enjoy!

UK Sales Assistant @ HarperCollins

HC Sales team are looking for a UK Sales Assistant to join them and support the team with administrative support to ensure that the sales team runs smoothly and efficiently. This is a great opportunity for someone keen to work in publishing and begin their career in sales and would suit someone passionate about books and with excellent interpersonal skills.

CV, cover letter and salary expectations to Early applications may be prioritised.

Closing date: doesn’t say… so today? 

Editorial Assistant (10 months) @ Mills & Boon

The Editorial Assistant will provide administrative and editorial support for the Historical Romance series and will report to a Senior Editor.

The ideal candidate for this vacancy will have an interest in the romance genre and be looking to build a career in publishing.

CV, cover letter and your salary expectations to

Closing date: 14/12 

Marketing & Communications Services Assistant @ Eurospan Group

Eurospan Group is Europe’s leading independent marketing, sales and distribution agency for publishers from North America, Africa and Asia-Pacific. Our Marketing & Communications Services Department needs an enthusiastic and hardworking assistant to provide marketing and database support to the Marketing & Communications Services Manager and the Digital Assets Manager.
This is an ideal opportunity for a recent graduate with an interest in publishing. Applicants should be well-organised, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and a keen eye for detail.
Applications (cover letter and CV by email) to
Closing date: 19/12
An exciting opportunity for an Events and Marketing Assistant has arisen in the Marketing Department at Hodder Education, reporting to one of the marketing managers. This is a busy and varied role, with the main focus on assisting with a high volume of events ranging in size. Therefore the role requires the ability to work accurately and efficiently.
Full CV, details of your current salary, and a covering letter to:
Closing date: 16/12
Export Sales Assistant @ Little, Brown & Orion
The Export Sales Assistant will provide key administrative support to the Head of Export. You will also a key point of contact for our offices in Australia and New Zealand, ensuring they are dealt with in a friendly, efficient and helpful manner.
The successful candidate will be keen to learn new skills as well as have a willingness to go the extra mile to ensure tasks are completed and an excellent customer service is provided.
Full CV, details of your current salary, and a covering letter to:
Closing date: 12/12 – TOMORROW
Editorial Assistant @ Hodder Education (fixed term contract to Sept. 2017)
Hodder Education is looking for an Editorial Assistant. The job involves editorial and administrative tasks relating to a wide range of textbooks and digital resources for secondary schools and colleges.

The successful candidate will join a large and busy editorial team. You will be highly efficient, with a close eye for detail, and an excellent communicator.  A can-do attitude is essential, along with a proven ability to work well under pressure and multi-task.

Full CV, details of your current salary, and a covering letter to:
Closing date: 12/12 – TOMORROW
Temporary Administrative Assistant, Who’s Who @ Bloomsbury Publishing
The role
• Preparing and sending out mailings
• Processing returns and filing paperwork accordingly
• Assisting the Who’s Who team with other ad hoc editorial tasks

Skills, knowledge, experience
• Good organisational and time-management skills
• Accuracy and meticulous attention to detail
• An interest in publishing

The successful candidate must be able to commit to the contracted period of six months.

The hours would be 9.00am – 5.30pm, 3 days a week on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays (this is flexible) and the role is based at Bloomsbury’s London office.

Please note that interviews for this role will be held during week commencing 3rd January 2017, with a start date during the following week.
Send a CV, covering letter, including current salary details and notice period to
Closing date: 14/12
As International Sales Assistant your role will be varied and busy – from liaising with production teams to print bespoke books to fit a customer brief, to providing administrative support including managing invoicing of orders and collating sales and data reports in Business Objects, B3, and Vista.

You’ll connect and work closely with overseas customers and colleagues across the business – from editorial, marketing and publicity through to sales ops, inventory, production and distribution. You’ll answer customer queries with the advice of the sales, operations, and customer service team.

Closing date: 19/12

Rights Assistant @ PRH (Adult Division)

Once deals have been made, you’ll work with customers to see their orders through to delivery of finished books. You’ll also keep track of co-edition and rights sales, generating reports and other relevant analysis for the rest of the team.

You’ll be the first point of contact for authors, agents and other external customers for rights queries, and you’ll also work closely with internal contracts team to process commercial agreements.

Closing date: 15/12

Marketing Assistant @ Redemptorist Publications (through SYP)

Redemptorist Publications (RP) is a Catholic publishing house with a committed outreach to all Christians. Our aim is to present faith in an attractive and approachable way and we do this is in a variety of publications for adults and children.

We’re looking for a creative and motivated Marketing Assistant to join our team. Your responsibilities will range from preparing book information sheets, creating artwork for leaflets, advertisements and seasonal catalogues, and assisting with events, exhibitions and market research. You will be promoting a portfolio of Catholic books and educational resources; working with colleagues at all levels within the company and will receive support from a friendly and accommodating team.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a talent for creating eye catching marketing materials for print, digital and online campaigns. We’re looking for someone who is well organised, ideally with some experience of publishing or creative design. You will enjoy a busy varied workload. A keen eye for detail is important, as is knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop. Experience of copy writing and proof reading would be desirable.

Send CVs and covering letter to

Closing date: 12/12

Temporary Team Assistant (ongoing Temp Role) @ DK Books

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Sales team. The role will be ideal for a hard working, diligent individual who wants to start their career within administration support. As the Team Assistant you will support in a wide range of administration duties assisting the broader Senior Management Team, working in a very fast paced office environment. Multi-tasking is essential for the role, coupled with strong communication skills and a pro-active attitude.

Closing date: ASAP




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