Inspired Search & Selection

Inspired Selection is the leading publishing recruitment agency in the UK. We are a group of expert and trusted publishing recruitment specialists serving publishers' print and digital recruitment needs across the UK and internationally.

We live by our 4 core values:

#BeInclusive – celebrating and impacting greater inclusion and diversity in every action we take and conversation we have

#BeEmpowering – believing in our candidates, our clients and our colleagues to make brilliant decisions, hire great people and lift people up in our community

#BeKind – genuine and authentically care about each other, our candidates and our clients

#WeGotThis – working collaboratively,  supporting our clients, candidates and our teams needs with our expertise

Inspired Search & Selection are a publishing recruitment specialist recruitment agency who are passionate about Equal Opportunities. We treat all employees and job applicants fairly and equally regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, disability, socio economic background or union membership status.

Inspired Search & Selection London
Jun 23, 2021
Full time
Our client, a highly respected professional membership body and charitable association are seeking a Marketing and Events Executive to join their team in London responsible for delivering on brand marketing campaigns and the planning and delivery of both internal and external events. You will be responsible for leading the planning and delivery of marketing activity working across the full marketing mix, including direct marketing, email marketing, promotions, presentations, social media and events marketing as well as responsibility for planning and delivering all events from brief through to review, including logistics, coordination and marketing of the association's annual conference, external events and presentations across the world. Working closely with the COO to devise the strategy, you will deliver on brand marketing campaigns that drive student numbers, increase engagement and support their members. The ideal candidate will have a broad marketing...
Inspired Search & Selection London
Jun 23, 2021
Full time
We are so excited to be working on a brand new role with a prestigious Academic and Professional publisher of online resources! They are now seeking a Content Analyst to work on a fantastic portfolio of digital products which are mainly produced in XML workflows and cover a range of subject areas within humanities and social sciences. The role will be based in their London office, and offer a hybrid working pattern (2 days in the office and 3 form home). The Content Analyst will be responsible for: Managing conversion workflow through to upload of content onto existing platforms Testing and quality assurance of XML content, and checking XML against source editions Checking for textual and structural errors in the XML coded texts Ensuring hyperlinks have been correctly added to glossary, pictures, and references Contributing to the creation of instructions and guidelines for mark-up This role brings together aspects of content management and...
Inspired Search & Selection Cambridgeshire
Jun 22, 2021
Full time
We're working on an exciting Scientific Communications Officer position working on engaging scientific content for a global audience! Our client is focused on inspiring advances in biological sciences through their journals and digital content and they are now looking for a Scientific Communications Officer to enhance their digital content in China. Based in their Cambridge office, this role will: Work collaboratively with editorial and marketing teams to create engaging, short-form online-based content across different platforms, including video interviews and features Develop WeChat channels to engage Chinese audiences and future scientists Help increase awareness of the company's charitable activities and grow the network of early-career researchers Write engaging background pieces based on their grant recipients The successful candidate will be able to create engaging scientific content to draw in readers, develop and grow the global social media...
Inspired Search & Selection London
Jun 21, 2021
Part time
We have an incredible opportunity with a London-based membership charity who are looking for a Monitoring and Evaluation Manager to oversee the strategic development of the society's activities and ensure they deliver a wonderful service to their members. The role is part-time 3 days a week, and is an unmissable opportunity to work in a role which is crucial to the Society's positive impact within the scientific research community. The Monitoring and Evaluation Manager will work closely with the Director of Strategy and the Chief Programmes Officer to devise and implement evaluation frameworks for the Society's activities. In this role, you will be: Developing and reviewing an organisation-wide approach to evaluating outcomes across all activities Building productive relationships with partner organisations, members and key stakeholders Leading on monitoring and evaluation exercises both internally and externally, and putting together reports to...
Inspired Search & Selection London
Jun 21, 2021
Full time
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Custom Publishing Manager to join a well known publisher in Central London. The role requires someone who has a passion and drive for licensing projects, covering some well known brands in TV and pop. This is an exciting time for our client who is expanding and needs a self starter to oversee all development from start to finish and day to day running of their custom book programme. The ideal candidate would need to be highly organised, creative and the have ability to manage multiple projects, you will also be responsible for managing designers, editors and keeping all projects on time within a fast paced environment. Our client would ideally like someone who has knowledge of illustrated books and has proven experience in working with licensors, along with a commercial awareness and good communication skills. Please get in touch if you feel this role would be for you! For a full...
Inspired Search & Selection London
Jun 21, 2021
Full time
A leading professional publisher, based in London, is looking to recruit a Senior Marketing Executive to join their remote home based team responsible for the promotion of their professional standards, research and intelligence, consultancy and advisory services. Joining the organisation at a crucial time, their business priorities are focused around sustainability, energy and digital so a keen interest in these areas would also be helpful. This will be a full time remote based position. This is a broad marketing role, working across the full marketing mix to plan and implement tailored campaigns which generate leads, enable sales and support their stakeholder engagement. The successful candidate will be responsible for all related marketing activities with an emphasis on digital marketing as well as content generation, planning, management and implementation. The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience across the full marketing mix with a strong mix...
Inspired Search & Selection London
Jun 18, 2021
Full time
Associate Publisher - Children's Illustrated Co-editions, London Our client is a successful co-editions publisher of novelty and illustrated children books . They are owned by a larger global publishing company, and are now looking to recruit an Associate Publisher to join their fantastic team in central London . This is an exciting opportunity for an Associate Publisher with experience in highly illustrated children books to bring creative ideas, passion and leadership. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to build a strong publishing list whilst maintaining a brilliant backlist, along with managing a co-edition publishing team. This role will require strong presenting/pitching skills to retailers, international and UK markets , scheduling for quick turn rounds. Key responsibilities: Help build a strategy for the list Prepare and present proposals of new titles Find, draw up and negotiate contracts with authors and...
Inspired Search & Selection Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jun 18, 2021
Full time
An exciting new senior sales position has arisen with a leading online subscription based Education company, seeking to recruit a highly motivated and proven Sales & Marketing Director that will lead the sales strategy and execution for their online subscription products offered to the UK and International Schools market around the globe. You will join the Oxford office of this highly successful and innovative company within the Educational Publishing space, and in return our client offers a competitive salary and the chance to help shape the ongoing success of their growing business. As a key member of the senior team, and working closely with the Managing Director, the Sales & Marketing Director will manage a driven and supportive team of 3 (2 Sales Managers and 1 Marketing Manager), and will be responsible for ensuring sales success and achieving revenue growth whilst contributing to overall customer satisfaction. Responsibilities will include: Sales...
Inspired Search & Selection Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jun 18, 2021
Full time
A highly successful, and fast growing publishing services company, focused on helping educational publishers around the globe, are seeking an Editorial Project Leader to join their friendly, supportive and collaborative team on a full-time, permanent basis. The company offer great flexibility, an excellent salary and career development opportunities, and have a 28-hour working week as their full time! The role can be based remotely initially with a view to having a hybrid set-up in the future, combining home-office days with Oxford-office days (min. 2 days per week in Oxford). The Editorial Project Leader will be part of the team responsible for the smooth and efficient running of the company's varied schools and ELT publishing projects, across digital, print and blended content. The projects will range from Early Years to Further Education, spanning the UK and international curricula, and cover all subject disciplines. Responsibilities will include: Manage either a...
Inspired Search & Selection London
Jun 17, 2021
Full time
A creative and innovative Educational Publishing organisation helping to develop print and digital education resources for teachers and learners around the globe is seeking a Project Manager to join their friendly, supportive team on a temporary basis. This role offers great flexibility and remote working with an immediate start, and is for an initial c. 3 month contract. The temporary Project Manager will be an integral member of the project team responsible for delivering education projects of small to medium size and/or complexity to their educational publishing clients, and will have responsibility for organising and controlling project activities so as to deliver projects on budget and to schedule. The Project Manager will work collaboratively both internally and externally across the education projects, ensuring stakeholder needs are met right from project planning through to implementation and close. The Project Manager will come into contact with different...
Inspired Search & Selection London
Jun 17, 2021
Full time
A leading Educational Publishing organisation focused on developing print and digital resources for teachers and learners around the globe is seeking an Editorial Manager to join their friendly, supportive team on a temporary basis. This role offers great flexibility and remote working with an immediate start, and is for an initial c. 3 month contract. Working closely with colleagues and clients the temporary Editorial Manager will be the editorial lead on one or more educational projects. The Editorial Manager will be responsible for managing schedules, budgets and relationships with clients, and other 3 rd party suppliers, as well assisting in the management of work for in-house editorial teams. The role requires a thorough understanding of editorial processes that apply to the development and production of both print and digital educational content. The Editorial Manager will work within project teams, delivering complex content and products that make best use of...
Inspired Search & Selection London
Jun 17, 2021
Full time
A leading Educational Publishing organisation focused on developing print and digital resources for teachers and learners around the globe is seeking an Editor to join their friendly, supportive team on a temporary basis. This role offers great flexibility and remote working with an immediate start, and is for an initial c. 3 month contract. As Editor you will be responsible for supporting all editorial aspects of both digital and print production for educational products and services. Editors may be responsible for editorially supporting both print and digital product development, and ideally will have experience in both. The role requires an individual to be adept at using editorial tools and techniques, including the use of content management systems. As Editor you will work within a project team, delivering educational content and products that make best use of the print/electronic medium, and have high pedagogical value. The ideal Editor will have...
Inspired Search & Selection London
Jun 16, 2021
Full time
A leading Educational Publisher is looking for a Product Marketing Manager to work on their ELT materials, under a globally-recognised brand. This is a 9-12 month contract (parental leave) that offers a fantastic opportunity to build a wealth of experience with a world-renowned organisation. This role will be based remotely with occasional visits to our client's Hampshire office, and they are ideally looking for this person to start in the role at the end of July. As Product Marketing Manager, you will be the go-to product expert and your main remit will be to implement product marketing strategies and be the point of liaison between global and local editorial teams, sales teams in the EMEA region and the global marketing teams. Responsibilities will include: Preparing product marketing campaigns and go-to-market plans for the ELT product lists. Track product development and marketing initiatives in the US and other international markets with a view to...