Posted on: Thursday 04 May, 2017
Plexus Publishing is looking for an Editorial Assistant.
The successful applicant will offer administrative and editorial support to the Editorial Director, producing illustrated books on pop culture, film, photography, fashion and style, and music. The role is wide-ranging and will include office administrative work, editorial, publicity and marketing; checking proofs, writing copy for press releases and marketing points and dealing with ebooks.
We need someone who is hardworking and enthusiastic with some knowledge of InDesign & Photoshop but if not, an interest to learn these skills. A meticulous eye for detail and an ability to write creatively are also essential. An ideal candidate will have some previous office experience, preferably working within a publishing environment, with basic knowledge of the life cycle of a book. A flexible all-rounder is needed with excellent communication and time management skills, including a confident telephone manner.
Please send your CV and covering letter to Sandra Wake at firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘Editorial Assistant Application’ in the subject by 20th May 2017.