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28 November 2020

Edinburgh University Press: Marketing Assistant (Maternity Cover)

Edinburgh University Press is a thriving academic publisher of books and journals with an emphasis on the Humanities and Social Sciences. We are looking for a full-time Marketing Assistant to join the team at our Edinburgh office for a maternity cover contract.

You will ideally have experience of providing patient and friendly customer service in an author-, customer- or client-focussed role. You will work closely with our Marketing Managers to support campaign activity across our subject areas. You will provide strong support to our authors: preparing and fulfilling review plans, creating flyers, coordinating blog submissions and answering general queries. Experience of working with MS Office and InDesign is preferred.

Benefits include 36 days' holiday (including bank holidays) per annum, pro rata. This role will initially be work-from-home but we hope to move to a hybrid working model from our central Edinburgh office when guidelines allow. 

Please apply by email with a full CV and covering letter to: Carla Hepburn, Senior Marketing Manager:

  • Salary: £21,000 per annum (pro rata)
  • Full time, fixed term (maternity cover): minimum of 6 months
  • Closing date: 5pm, Friday 4 December 2020
  • Interviews: w/c 14 December 2020 (online)
  • Preferred start date: 11 January 2021