Editorial and Marketing Assistant [JOB POSTING]

Schofield & Sims is seeking an enthusiastic Editorial and Marketing Assistant to join their central London office, where you will be working on educational resources for both the school and trade markets.

This exciting new role, which would be ideal for a recent graduate, offers a comprehensive introduction to the world of publishing and has the potential to evolve into a more specialised editorial or marketing role depending on the strengths and interests of the individual.

You will be working as part of a busy editorial team, providing the Desk Editors and Commissioning Editors with essential administrative support and assisting with other editorial tasks as needed. The role also involves working independently to generate sales copy; taking responsibility for reprint corrections; managing permissions and submissions; undertaking market research for upcoming projects; and creating downloadable resources for new publications.

On the marketing side, you will be helping to create a range of printed marketing materials, including the Company catalogues, promotional leaflets, exhibition graphics and advertisements.

You will also play a vital role in maintaining our digital presence through our website, blog and social media platforms, as well as in planning and executing PR campaigns. Finally, you will represent the company by attending educational events and conferences as required.

We are looking for a dynamic and motivated individual with a genuine interest in educational publishing, who can demonstrate excellent attention to detail and strong organisational skills. If this sounds like you, please send your CV and a covering letter to mailto:editorial@schofieldandsims.co.uk by Friday 25th January 2019.

Please note that this is a permanent position with an annual salary of £20,000–£23,000.