Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
PQ Blackwell is an acclaimed creator and producer of internationally bestselling illustrated books. We are looking for a dynamic and highly literate individual to join our team as Publishing Manager in our modern offices in Auckland.
The successful applicant will project manage the creation and production of the company’s publications. Working with a combination of internal and external staff they will be highly organised and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. They will have publishing industry experience, be proficient in editing and proofreading, and have the ability to multi-task and manage deadlines under pressure. Experience with print production and contract negotiation would also be useful.
In return they will work with some of the world’s leading book publishers and individuals, in an award-winning eco building in the heart of Auckland’s Karangahape Rd.
To apply or to obtain a detailed job description, please contact Editor in Chief, PQ Blackwell, PO Box 37 692, Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand or email to firstname.lastname@example.org