Book Festival - Booksales & Retail Manager

£25,000 + 5% pension
Closing date:
3 March 2019

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Edinburgh International Book Festival is looking for a Booksales & Retail Manager on a permanent, full time basis.

During the Festival, you will manage the 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 the festival's 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 growing work with schools across the country. 

For more information on the role and to apply, please visit the Book Festival website.

Closing date: Sunday 3 March, midnight
Interviews: Friday 8 March

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