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Production Assistant

Priddy Books

Location: London

Deadline for application: Wednesday May 31, 2017

Priddy Books, a children’s publisher of baby, pre-school and novelty books, is looking for a Production Assistant.

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We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly-organised person to join our busy Production team. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to start their career in publishing, and is keen to work on a wide range of book products for children.

Key responsibilities of this role will include scheduling, costing and fulfilment of backlist titles through the production process. It will also include negotiating with suppliers, working with the Creative and Sales teams to meet deadlines, and working with printers to ensure that books are produced to a high standard and delivered on time.

The successful candidate will be proactive and self-motivated, with a flexible approach and a problem-solving attitude. They will have excellent communication skills, exceptional attention to detail, and the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines. They will also be able to work well as part of a team, and will be keen to learn about all aspects of book production.

To apply, please send your named CV and a covering letter confirming your current salary and quoting reference PB /001/17 via email to mpilrecruitment@macmillan.com

Posted on 25 May 2017 around 9am • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media