£20,000 - £30,000
Central London (Clerkenwell)
Posted on: Tuesday 13 February, 2018
Inventory Assistant – Usborne Publishing, London
This is a new position within an award winning children’s publishing company, in the fast paced environment of Production.
Reporting directly to the Inventory & Database Manager, you’ll be providing them with key support primarily with the English Language reprint list, whilst offering co-printing opportunities to our other markets.
Using strong analytical skills you’ll be interpreting data from different sources and streamlining them into concise figures, acting on them where required.
You’ll be a confident communicator with an approachable nature, friendly and helpful and able to work as part of the Usborne team as a whole.
•Support the Inventory & Database Manager and work with other departments including UK Trade Sales & English Export.
•Monitor Stock levels for the UK list and flag up reprints as necessary
•Ensure all reprints are costed according to company processes
•Co-ordinate reprints with other markets as required
•Create stocklists on request to target reprint opportunities
•Offer fast turnaround on time sensitive data
Experience / Skills
•Some experience in a publishing environment would be advantageous
•Proven administrative experience
•Excellent attention to detail is essential
•Proactive and able to work alone
Inventory & Database Manager,
Usborne Publishing Limited,
83-85 Saffron Hill,
Application closes 03/03/18
Only successful applicants will be contacted.
Usborne Publishing is an independent, family business run by founder and MD Peter Usborne and his daughter Nicola Usborne; it was the largest specialist children's publisher in the UK in 2017. Usborne publishes over 300 beautiful, fascinating, innovative children's books each year, and has nearly 3000 titles in print in the UK. Usborne books are also published in over 100 languages around the world. Find out more at www.usborne.com.