Employment opportunity with the Guelph office of Broadview Press
Broadview Press has an opening for a seasonal publisher’s representative position beginning in January 2018. Excellent written communication skills and a bachelor’s degree in English or Philosophy are required. A master’s degree is likely to be an asset. Publishing experience is not necessary, though it may be an asset. Work will be carried out from the Broadview office in downtown Guelph.
The publisher’s representative position primarily involves promoting Broadview titles via email. The representative will research university and college course schedules and recommend books that might be relevant to each instructor’s courses. She or he will also arrange to send examination copies when requested. The successful candidate will have a good understanding of the culture and operations of a post-secondary environment, will be able to produce a high volume of error-free correspondence, and will uphold Broadview’s reputation for excellent customer service. The contract position will run for approximately four months between January 2 and April 26. The position is full time (37.5 hours per week); remuneration will be at the rate of $17.25 per hour.
To apply please send your resume and cover letter to Acting Inside Sales Coordinator Michael Roberts (firstname.lastname@example.org). Applications will be accepted until November 26, 2018, with interviews to take place between December 3 and 7.