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Positions sought

Experienced ex Publishing Finance and Operations Director seeks Non-Executive Director / Advisory Committee Role

I am an experienced commercial Chartered Accountant with over 22 years experience at Board Level. Most of my career has been spent in publishing; most notably Bloomsbury Publishing (Board) and Quercus Publishing (Board). My experience has been very commercial and operations based so I can provide support well beyond standard Finance. I am looking for a Non Executive or Advisory Committee role in a publishing company of any size.

Please email me at [email protected] if you are interested.

Post expires: September 2024

My 2 years contract as Sales & Marketing Coordinator with McGill-Queen's University Press will be finishing at the end of January 2024 and I am interested in taking up a new role.

My experience includes the following:-


  • Production and dissemination of promotional materials, including ABIs, posters, catalogues and flyers using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Creation of review copy distribution lists
  • Coordination of author events, including inventory and materials
  • Copywriting, creating content and social media posting


  • General and specialist bookseller liaison, including seasonal key title lists & subject flyers
  • The Bookseller seasonal buyers guide title submissions
  • Special offers to associations & organisations
  • Sales rep support
  • Inspection copy mailings


  • UK/European author/editor care (and visiting authors)
  • Assistance to Marketing Director
  • Attendance at UK conferences

Please email Andy Black at [email protected] if you would like further information and a copy of my current CV.

Post expires: end March 2024

Maria Hawkins LLB
Email: [email protected]

I am a qualified proofreader and have also undertaken training in copyediting. I am an Intermediate member of CIEP and an Associate member of AFEPI Ireland. I am also legally qualified with over 30 years experience working in the UK legal sector, in both public service and private practice.

I work on legal, academic and educational texts, and children’s books, as well as adult fiction.

I am happy to work in Word (Tracked Changes) and PDF (Commenting Tools) and also mark up on hard copy using BSI Proofreading symbols.

If you require proofreading or copyediting services, please get in touch and I will be happy to discuss further how I can assist.

Post expires: end February 2024