Blake Friedmann is hiring!

Blake Friedmann is looking to hire an assistant to work with Isobel Dixon and Kate Burke in the agency’s book department.

Duties will include:

· Reading and providing editorial feedback on submissions and manuscripts

· Managing the company’s social media and maintaining the website

· Keeping files up to date including client material, Bradbury Phillips database, and other company documents

· Liaising with authors

· Processing royalty statements and contracts

· Scheduling meetings and managing agent and author schedules

· Receptionist duties including handling the post, answering phones and other admin

We are looking for keen readers with an eye for detail, and a real passion for the book trade and a career in a literary agency. Enthusiasm and a willingness to learn are essential, as well as strong organisational skills and a good team ethic.

Candidates should apply with a CV (educational qualifications not essential) and a 500 word personal statement about why you want this job, to by midnight on Wednesday 3rd April.