Careers at Edward Elgar Publishing

Job opportunities and locations:

Freelance Opportunities
Camberley, Surrey, UK
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Northampton, Massachusetts, USA

 

Freelance Editor Opportunities

If you can offer editorial, proofreading or indexing skills and have a background in academic publishing, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV and details to [email protected].
 

Camberley, Surrey, UK

Departments in our Camberley office include Editorial Processing and Production

Camberley is located 30 miles southwest of central London in the corridor between the M3 and M4 motorways. The office has parking and is convenient for shops and Camberley Rail Station which is 0.6 miles/ a 10 minute walk away.

 

PUBLISHING ASSISTANT

We are looking for a graduate who can demonstrate an interest in book publishing to join our busy editorial and production team, on a full-time basis. The successful candidate will liaise with editors, production staff and suppliers to ensure the smooth running of the editorial production office.  

Good digital, communication and organizational skills, along with computer literacy, are essential requirements. You will need to be careful and methodical as well as flexible and adaptable.

Benefits include: season ticket loans, cycle-to-work scheme, childcare voucher scheme, group personal pension scheme, long-term disability insurance scheme and an employee assistance programme.

To apply, please submit a covering letter and CV, including salary expectations, to: [email protected]

A full job description is available upon request.

Closing date for applications: 22nd October 2018.

 

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK

Functions in Cheltenham include Commissioning, Editorial, Marketing, Finance and IT.

Cheltenham is a town in the west of England famous for its arts festivals and historic architecture. Our offices are located close to the fashionable Montpellier area with its boutique shops, restaurants and bars. The office has parking although many staff commute by bicycle. Cheltenham train station is 0.6 miles / a 10 minute walk away.

 

DIGITAL MARKETING ASSISTANT

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious, enthusiastic graduate to join the marketing team in our Cheltenham offices and help develop and implement our global digital marketing strategy. The successful candidate should be digitally minded, enthusiastic about websites and social marketing with an excellent command of English and strong written and oral communication skills. Knowledge of SEO, HTML, CMS platforms and Google Analytics would be desirable as would experience working in a publishing company or having a marketing qualification.

To apply, please submit a covering letter and CV, including salary expectations, to Hilary Quinn: [email protected]

Previous applicants need not apply. A full job description is available upon request.

Closing date for applications: 26th October 2018.

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a graduate to join the expanding editorial team at Edward Elgar Publishing, a leading international scholarly publisher specialising in the social sciences and law. Reporting to the Senior Editor and located in our Cheltenham Head Office, the ideal applicant will possess:

- A strong academic background
- An exceptional eye for detail and the ability to multi-task
- Excellent organisational and communication skills

To apply, please submit a covering letter and CV, including salary expectations, to Jess Gamble: [email protected]

A full job description is available upon request.

Closing date for applications: Friday 21st December 2018.

 

Northampton, Massachusetts, USA

DIGITAL MARKETING ASSISTANT

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious, enthusiastic graduate to join the marketing team in our Northampton offices and help develop and implement our global digital marketing strategy. The successful candidate should be digitally minded, enthusiastic about websites and social marketing with an excellent command of English and strong written and oral communication skills. Knowledge of SEO, HTML, CMS platforms and Google Analytics would be desirable as would experience working in a publishing company or having a marketing qualification.

To apply, please submit a covering letter and CV, including salary expectations, to [email protected]

A full job description is available upon request.

Previous applicants need not apply. Closing date for applications: 26th October 2018.