Jobs in Publishing

This vacancy list for jobs in publishing is run by the Oxford International Centre for Publishing Studies

The Centre also runs a listing of work experience opportunities in publishing

Event Coordinator (one year contract, maternity cover)

Usborne Books at Home

Location: Eynsham, Oxfordshire

Deadline for application: Friday August 31, 2018

Usborne Books at Home is the successful Direct Sales division of Usborne Publishing. We provide and promote opportunities for people to build successful home-based businesses selling Usborne books in homes and schools throughout the UK and Europe.

We are looking for an events coordinator to deliver an exciting and diverse portfolio of company events and incentives. The role will focus on managing the events ‘on the day’ as well as providing administrative support and delivering relevant reports and performance data in order to analyse and improve said events so as to drive sales, recruiting and retention.

Salary - £28,329 (Grade 2 Oxford)

Please send your CV and handwritten covering letter to the address below:

Mark Franklin, Managing Director
Usborne Books at Home,
Unit 8 Oasis Park
Stanton Harcourt Road
Eynsham
Oxon OX29 4TU

Closing date: Friday 31st August 2018 

Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.
No agencies.

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Digital Marketing Assistant

Edward Elgar Publishing

Location: Cheltenham

Deadline for application: Friday September 7, 2018

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious, enthusiastic graduate to join the marketing team
in our Cheltenham offices and help develop and implement our global digital marketing strategy.

The successful candidate should be digitally minded, enthusiastic about websites and social marketing with an excellent command of English and strong written and oral communication skills.

Knowledge of SEO, HTML, CMS platforms and Google Analytics would be desirable as would experience working in a publishing company or having a marketing quali cation.

Please apply by email with a covering letter and CV stating current salary to Hilary Quinn: hquinn@e-elgar.co.uk.

Closing date for applications: 7th September 2018.

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Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 16 Aug 2018 around 12pm • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media

Editor

Reaktion Books Ltd

Location: London

Deadline for application: Wednesday August 29, 2018

Reaktion Books is looking for a full-time Editor to work in-house. The role involves project managing books through the editorial process from handover of Word files until publication.

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Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 15 Aug 2018 around 2pm • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media

Marketing Editor (One year fixed contract maternity cover)

Usborne Books at Home

Location: Eynsham, Oxfordshire

Deadline for application: Friday August 31, 2018

We are looking for a creative person to join our small and friendly team to write and edit a wide range of marketing literature and carry out a range of administrative duties. The role provides the opportunity to provide a consistent and appropriate editorial voice for all marketing communications, whether that’s increasing awareness of the Books at Home opportunity, or enthusing our independent Organisers with information on our books. The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to contribute to our digital strategy by maintaining our websites and planning our social media content.

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Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 14 Aug 2018 around 2pm • Filed Under Temporary Positions in Publishing

Temporary Assessment Assistant

Inspired Selection

Location: Oxford

Deadline for application: Friday August 24, 2018

Team temps are looking for a Temporary Assessment Assistant for a global educational publisher in Oxford, for a period of about 4 weeks.

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PA & International Events Coordinator

Inspired Selection

Location: Oxford

Deadline for application: Sunday August 26, 2018

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and organised team player to join a world-renowned publisher as a PA and International Events Coordinator. This important role is based in our clients’ Oxford office.

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Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 14 Aug 2018 around 1pm • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media

Marketing Coordinator

Taylor & Francis

Location: Milton Park, Oxfordshire

Deadline for application: Monday August 20, 2018

We are looking for a creative and dynamic Marketing Coordinator to join our journals marketing department in either our Philadelphia, USA, or Oxfordshire, UK, offices, to contribute to the achievement of marketing objectives focusing on Libraries and Institutions.

As Marketing Coordinator, you be working across the global team to help us generate leads, awareness, and engagement for our journal packages, digital resources, and open access offerings targeting librarians, researchers, and faculty.

 

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Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 07 Aug 2018 around 10am • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media

Account Manager

Oxford University Press

Location: Oxford

Deadline for application: Sunday September 2, 2018

We’re seeking an experienced Account Manager who is seeking to step away from direct selling, and focus on building and maintaining strong relationships with clients.

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Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 03 Aug 2018 around 1pm • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media

Assistant Production Controller - Print on Demand Project

Oxford University Press

Location: Oxford

Deadline for application: Friday August 31, 2018

The Academic Stock Planning Department at Oxford University Press is looking for an enthusiastic assistant to provide support within the team to manage a large print on demand project. The assistant controller will assist the team in preparing metadata and print ready files that can be supplied to the printer for ingestion.

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Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 03 Aug 2018 around 10am • Filed Under Temporary Positions in Publishing

Publications Controller / Administrator

Oxford University Press

Location: Oxford

Deadline for application: Sunday August 19, 2018

We’re seeking a publications controller to assist with a wide-range of tasks, including administration, data input & modelling, and process review.

Computer literacy skills including with Excel will be essential, as will a strong affinity for working with numbers.

 

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Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 02 Aug 2018 around 10am • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media

Editorial Assistant

McGraw-Hill Education

Location: London

Deadline for application: Friday August 24, 2018

McGraw-Hill Education seeks a motivated, detail-oriented, and highly organized Editorial Assistant (EA) to support up to three Portfolio Managers for the Higher Education division. The successful candidate will assist in the commissioning, research and approval of new print and digital products across Business & Economics, Psychology and Science. The EA will take a central and collaborative role in the market research process for the lists and will also have the opportunity to support and participate in content development work. The EA will be responsible for supporting our sales organisation through information sharing via the CRM, managing the contractual administration for the HE team and supporting customers that reach out to the product team. We are looking for an individual with interest in both print and digital publishing.

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Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 26 Jul 2018 around 10am • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media

Project Manager / Senior Project Manager

Kognity AB

Location: Stockholm, Sweden

Deadline for application: Friday August 31, 2018

Kognity is one of the fastest-growing EdTech companies in the world and we aim to radically improve learning for 1.5 billion school students globally. We pursue our vision because there are few more important jobs than educating the world’s young people. No other single factor has a higher impact on the prosperity and well-being of humanity than education. Yet technology has previously not delivered on any of its promises of better learning. At Kognity, we have set out to do this.

We are looking for an outstanding project manager to be responsible for coordinating a large team of freelance content contributors (authors, reviewers, editors, interactive designers etc.) to create, expand and deepen our digital textbook products.

 

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Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 19 Jul 2018 around 12pm • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media

EDITORIAL ASSISTANTS – for peer review management

The Editorial Hub Ltd

Location: work from home on a freelance basis

Deadline for application: Sunday September 30, 2018

We are seeking enthusiastic editorial assistants to help work on academic journals looking after the peer review management.

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Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 10 Mar 2018 around 2pm • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media