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Sales Administrator – Profile Books

£ Competitive depending on experience – Central London

Profile Books, one of Britain’s leading independent publishers, is looking for a Sales administrator.  This is an ideal second or entry level job into publishing.  The candidate will be working with UK and Export Sales. We are a small and passionate team and the right person needs to be interested in the commercial side of publishing and be efficient, organised and numerate.

The role reports to the Sales Director and good working knowledge of excel will need to be demonstrated.

To apply for the role of Sales administrator, please apply via email with covering letter and CV to

Closing date Friday 14th April 2017

City University Publishing MA Scholarship

Each year, Profile sponsors a City University, London Publishing MA Scholarship with mentoring from Profile MD Andrew Franklin. Applications for the 2016-2017 place are open now. Find out more

Internships at Profile Books & Serpent’s Tail

We run an eight-week, full time paid internship for which we seek talented, motivated candidates who are interested in a career in publishing. We offer an extensive training in the fundamentals of publishing as well as in good general office practice. Profile Books is a Living Wage Employer and we pay all interns the London Living Wage.
The internship covers all publishing areas including administration, publicity, marketing and editorial.
We ask that you are:
• Computer literate
• Have plenty of stamina
• Self-motivated
• Able to stay level headed in stressful situations
• Organised and able to pay attention to detail
• Keen to pursue a career in publishing

The Profile internship is a graduate scheme and all studies must be completed before you apply.

All places through to the end of June 2017 have now been filled. We are not currently accepting applications.