Careers at Phaidon

Editorial Assistant: Architecture, Design, and Food (London)

Closing date: Friday 08 January 2021

The position of Editorial Assistant offers the opportunity to join our passionate editorial team based in London at a junior level and, while previous experience of publishing or a related industry would be valuable, we invite applications from talented individuals with as broad a base of backgrounds and experience as possible. The role requires first-class written and spoken communication skills, an excellent eye for detail, strong organisational skills, and an ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while keeping calm under the pressure of multiple deadlines. The successful candidate will be equally happy working collaboratively and independently and will be passionate about the subject areas the role covers. A more detailed job description is available here.

Candidates will be selected for interview based on their abilities and we would particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in book publishing. Due to current restrictions, we anticipate the selection process comprising a combination of online interviews and the submission of practical tests by email. Applicants must have the right to work in the UK. To apply, please email a full CV and covering letter to