Sales Project Coordinator
Carlton Books, a division of the Welbeck Publishing Group, is seeking a Sales Project Coordinator for its English Language Contract Sales department.
Based in Central London, Carlton is a leading award-winning global independent publisher of Adult and Children’s illustrated non-fiction. Reporting to the Senior Sales Manager, key responsibilities involve working with the entire team to maximise sales efforts throughout English Language markets around the world. Key markets are USA, Canada, Australia and South East Asia.
The role requires excellent attention to detail as it is pivotal in steering books through the exciting journey of production from concept to delivery. You will be liaising with a range of key international contacts so good interpersonal skills will be required. The role is heavily involved in the creative process of bringing books to market, so would suit anyone with an interest in custom publishing. You will also support the team with book fairs, trips, follow ups, organising meetings, setting up costings, finalising contracts and preparing sales material. You may also be required to travel to the Bologna and Frankfurt Book Fairs.
The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, with excellent communication skills, very well organised and keen to learn in a fast paced creatively charged environment. They should be a strong team player, who is able to multi-task and pay attention to detail. A ‘can-do’ flexible attitude is vital. Whilst one year of publishing experience would be preferable, it is not essential.
Applications ASAP, closing date 12/7/19. Please send a covering letter, salary expectations and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.