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Inpress seeks new managing director | 22-Dec-12

Inpress seeks a dynamic and experienced leader to further develop its publisher services.

Managing Director, Inpress
Full time
£35-£40k pa, dependent on experience

Inpress is the specialist sales and marketing agency for literary independent publishers (including many poetry publishers), working to increase the sales of their books and their profile across print and digital platforms. We are currently seeking an exceptional individual to lead and raise the profile of the organisation, and to work with the staff in our Newcastle office. Inpress currently provides a range of sales and marketing services for 44 publishers, with the support and guidance of a Board of Directors.

Over the past four years, the company has undergone a successful period of redevelopment and restructure. Since the new staff team was recruited in 2009, the company?s turnover and client list has grown significantly. We have developed new and innovative ways of marketing our titles, launched an ebook distribution service, and a new ecommerce website. You will be joining a company with a clear remit but which must continue to grow and adapt to the ever-changing publishing industry. Our Arts Council England grant is confirmed until March 2015.

You will be experienced, energetic and driven, full of integrity about your work, passionate about reading and publishing, and eager to take Inpress to the next level.

Email for the job pack. The closing date for applications is Monday 14th January at 12pm.

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