Independent children’s book publisher seeks a highly organised and creative editorial/admin assistant to support the editorial department on the fiction, picture book and character publishing lists. The ideal candidate will have excellent organisational, copywriting and proof-reading skills, a good eye for detail, a passion for children’s books and the ability to juggle a diverse workload. This is a busy role within a small, friendly team based in Pimlico, and is a great opportunity to gain experience and knowledge of the publishing industry. Candidates from under-represented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Experience / skills required:
- Proven office experience with strong organisational and administration skills
- Ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- A genuine interest in children’s books
Please email a CV and covering letter addressed to Charlie Sheppard, Publishing Director:
Closing Date: 7th March 2024