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24 February 2019

Edinburgh International Book Festival: Booksales & Retail Manager

Location: Edinburgh
Full-time, permanent
Salary: £25,000 + 5% pension

This role is a great opportunity for a bookshop manager who wants to work at a senior level. During the Festival, you will manage our warehouse, bookshops and signings, providing support and leadership to our team of temporary warehouse staff, administrators, and booksellers. You will also lead a complex logistical operation and inspire a diverse team to deliver to the highest possible standards.
Outside the Festival, you will manage the return of unsold stock, and the successful delivery of our other commercial enterprises which make up our growing year-round retail offer. These include off-season author events and pop-up book stalls, B2B initiatives including account sales and bespoke events, and our growing work with schools across the country.
Closing date: midnight on  Sunday 3 March 2019

Interviews:  Friday 8 March

For full details and to apply, see the Edinburgh International Book Festival website.