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Senior Content Manager £Competitive, London


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Foreign Rights Executive/Manager £Competitive, Hertfordshire

Our client, a well-established gift book publisher is looking for a foreign rights executive/manager to join their team. Based in Hertfordshire and easily accessible from north London, this is a great opportunity for an experienced foreign rights executive to develop new international sales opportunities. RIGHTS


Temp Marketing Coordinator

(Publishing) £Competitive, London  implement print and online marketing campaigns and provide administrative support to the team. This role runs until the end of 2016 and requires an immediate start. MARKETING

You will be responsible for supporting the Character Publisher and the other Character creative team members across all projects. Currently the key character properties in development are: Where’s Wally? (original Martin Handford list), Where’s Wally? (non-fiction list) Maisy, Lucy Cousins and Guess How Much I Love You. This list will grow over time.

You will executive the creation, editing, and copyediting of titles on the Character list in conjunction with the publisher and art directors, the Maisy Editorial team and the Sam Mc Bratney Trade Editor. Developing and writing specific titles as required for the Wally, GHMILY and Maisy lists, and supporting the Publisher in managing the schedule to ensure that the character lists meet identified market needs and sales growth.

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Being informed about the market and market needs in all key territories


Rights Manager, Bloomsbury Academic and Professional £Competitive, Oxford

We are looking for a rights manager with a number of years’ experience to take on the key role of selling translation rights and the occasional co-edition to our academic and professional titles worldwide. Knowledge of a foreign language, ideally Spanish, would be an advantage.

Manager / Senior Manager— Open Access Books £Competitive, London

The Open Research Group, part of Springer Nature is looking for a manager/ senior manager for open access books. This exciting role will be responsible for managing and providing strategic input into the Springer and Palgrave Macmillan open access book programmes.

Editorial Director—Adult Fiction List

£Competitive, London Simon & Schuster UK is looking for a highly creative, commercially minded and ambitious person to join their enormously successful fiction team.You will be responsible for commissioning and developing individual titles as well as working on established brand authors. E EDITORIAL RIGHTS Senior Producer—

12 month maternity cover £Competitive, London

Penguin Random House have a great opportunity for someone to join their Penguin Production team in the role of senior producer. You will produce a diverse range of quality colour and mono titles under the imprints of Penguin Press. Junior Designer—Picture Books

£Competitive, London Walker Books is looking for a junior designer to provide design and administrative support across picture book projects. Reporting to the publisher and creative director, you will have a strong ability in picture book layout and design, a strong interest and ability for hand lettering and obvious skills in cover design.


Project Editor £Competitive, London

The project editor works closely with academic writers and packagers to ensure files are supplied on time and to specification, as well as being involved in project management from final manuscript through to print-ready files.You will ensure products are produced on-time and have been editorially checked before final output to print/online platform.

EDITORIAL @jobsinbooks DESIGN PRODUCTION Editorial/Text generation:

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Taking projects through the Development process and delivering on time.

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Creative Commissioning Editor, Character Publishing £Competitive, London



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