Job Opportunity – Agents’ Assistant (Maternity Cover)
We are looking for a hard-working and enthusiastic person to cover the maternity leave of one of our agents’ assistants, starting in the first week of November, for a fixed term.
The job involves supporting two senior agents in their representation of authors and estates. Day to day this can include: reading and reporting on manuscripts, author care, diary management, drafting and checking contracts, tracking and chasing payments, manuscripts, publication dates – as well as many other kinds of general administrative support.
We are looking for someone who is efficient, organised, who communicates well and who uses their initiative. You will also need a keen editorial eye, and to be well-read across a range of genres, both fiction and non-fiction.
If you’d like to apply, please send a CV and covering letter to Victoria Hobbs at email@example.com
Update, 20th September: the deadline for applications is now 5pm on Friday, 23rd September.