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Publishing Assistant

We have a fantastic new role for a Publishing Assistant to join an Audio Book Publisher based in Oxford. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to take their first step into publishing and enjoy a varied role.

As Publishing Assistant you will be supporting the team with a wide-ranging workload, which will include the up and coming and exciting new developments within audio!

Your role will include:

  • requesting and registering material from publishers and agents
  • arranging books for review and keeping track of system
  • keeping track of recordable material
  • supporting with proofing and marketing copy
  • administration duties where required

We are ideally looking for a candidate with some office experience, and an interest in working for a small team with a wide variety of tasks. If you are super organised and enthusiastic with a keen interest in publishing this could be an amazing opportunity for you! Our client is looking to interview ASAP with a view to hiring this role before Christmas so please get in touch straight away with your interest.

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 Selection operates 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.

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Publishing Assistant

Freelance, Full-time
Professional, Publisher, Trade
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