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Business Analyst

We are excited to be working with a leading publisher of academic, professional and trade titles as they are looking to hire a new Business Analyst for their Project Management office.


·Salary £46,000 - £50,000 + discretionary bonus
·25 days holiday
·Hybrid working pattern with 2 set days a week in London office
·Staff discount of books up to 75%!
·And other benefits available on application including wellness days and health insurance

Who we are looking for:

The ideal candidate will preferably come from the publishing industry, and possess a thorough understanding of publishing data, systems and the warehousing and distribution process. They will be able to work on complex projects involving multiple systems and interfaces, and communicate well with all publishing departments.

What you will be doing:

The Business Analyst will join an established team of analysts and project managers who are responsible for maintaining relationships with vendor and business stakeholders, ensuring vendors deliver business value, and working on bespoke projects that support the whole business. They will collaborate with Sales, Finance, Marketing and digital teams to develop new business critical systems.

Main responsibilities:

·Supporting the development of key systems for both internal and external use
·Building relationship with vendors, defining and analysing business requirements as part of delivery process
·Supporting implementation of best practices within the business
·Managing and supporting testing of internal processes
·Creating documentations and standards for internal processes
·Carrying out ad hoc projects around metadata and distribution systems
·Supporting the project office with business analysis and project management duties

More about the company:

Our client is a world-famous independent publisher of amazing fiction, non-fiction, digital collections and professional titles. Their London offices is located in a gorgeous historical building in Central London.

This company champions employees wellbeing and DEI initiatives and they offer a number of exciting team activities including company away days!

For a full description of the role, please send your CV with a brief paragraph outlining your relevant skills.

Closing Date: Early applications may be prioritised.

** Inspired Search & Selection are a publishing recruitment specialist who operate an Equal Opportunities policy. We treat all employees and job applicants fairly and equally regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, disability or union membership status.

Business Analyst

Full-time, Permanent
Academic, Children's Publishing, Professional, Publisher, Trade
Analyst, Business, Digital, Fiction, Non Fiction, Project Management, Management, Publishing, Operations, Royalties, Analytics

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