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Periodically, we post job openings on this page. The job description, application deadline and all relevant information will appear on this page when an opening is available. 


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CURRENT VACANCIES

Assistant – Book Department

We are looking for an assistant to join the office of literary agent Karolina Sutton. Working alongside a junior assistant you will help to support Karolina and her clients, helping to maintain systems and ensure that the office runs smoothly. You must have one or two years of previous work experience gained in a publishing house or agency (please note that this is not an entry level position).

You will have excellent communication skills, be well-organised and meticulous about detail, and able to multi-task. We expect confident IT skills and you should have experience of using social media and websites. We’re looking for someone who loves books and reading – you should be a voracious reader, aware of literary and cultural trends across publishing today.

Download the job description and application form here.

To apply, send your application form to Karolina via jobs@curtisbrown.co.uk making sure you put "Assistant - Karolina Sutton" in the subject  line of your email message. 

Closing date for applications is 31st January 2018. 

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Rights Agent - Translation Rights Department 

(temporary maternity cover post) 

We are looking for an experienced, motivated person to cover the desk of a senior  Rights Agent during her maternity leave. This role is at the heart of a very busy and successful department, responsible for working with internationally acclaimed authors, selling their works in all languages throughout the world. 

This is a full-time position but we are open to consideration of a 4 days/week arrangement for someone with the required level of experience.

Our ideal candidate will be someone with an extensive knowledge of international publishing, who has excellent organisation and communication skills. We need a successful negotiator and team player!

Download a copy of the job description here.

To apply, send a copy of your CV and covering letter to jobs@curtisbrown.co.uk, making sure you put "Rights Agent Application" in the subject line of your email message. 


Closing date for applications is Sunday 4th February.  
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All those who apply for our job roles via the email addresses shown above should receive an automatic acknowledgement email.

We’re very lucky because we normally receive a lot of interest in the vacancies we advertise. Regretfully this also means we can’t promise to reply personally to everyone who applies or provide feedback on your application, we do hope you understand.

So, if your application has been successful then you'll hear from us soon but if you haven't heard from us within 3 weeks of the closing date then I'm afraid it means you haven't been successful this time.