Remote Project Manager - Temp Role!

We are working with a global publishing company who specialise in supporting the development of new ideas and championing open science. Our client aims to make science and research more equitable, inclusive and effective for all and are the known as the world's largest academic book publisher!


They are currently searching for a highly efficient Project Manager to start immediately!


If you have excellent time management and communication skills and have experience working on multiple projects, apply now!


Project Manager - Temp Role - ASAP Start!


DURATION: 8 - 10 weeks


HOURS: 09:00am - 17:30pm (Currently Remote until further notice but will be offering flexible working)


SALARY: £16-19 per hour depending on experience


LOCATION: Kings Cross (Currently remote)


CULTURE: Busy, friendly team culture, hardworking team, collaborative


Key tasks of the role will include, though not limited to:



  • Locating and tracking Author contracts

  • Locating and tracking other relevant contracts: illustrations, digital components

  • Management of contracts

  • Driving transfer contract with legal

  • Liaising with tax to ensure all tax requirements are met

  • Liaising with key project stakeholders to ensure tasks are delivered on time

  • Liaise with production / Straive on imprint / artwork changes

  • Ensure all amended files are uploaded and available for reprints

  • Liaise with team on ISBN creation and updating systems

  • Review other open contracts for the transferred titles for clarity on termination clauses

  • Process and timeline for contract terminations

  • Clarity on stock and process for this stock

  • Project budget management

  • Remaindering of stock with Key Accounts

  • Review pricelist

  • Troubleshooting additional challenges with the project as they arise

  • Review the list for clarity on titles still in print


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