03 May 2019

Curtis Brown Creative are hiring!

Writing online
by Katie Smart Events

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Manager, Courses and Operations to join our team at a time of growth and development. Reporting to and working closely with our Managing Director, you will be responsible for managing the delivery of our rolling programme of courses and the operations of our day-to-day business. You will also play a key role in developing new projects, brokering and managing partnerships and representing the company and its values.

Required Experience and Skills

You’ll have a background of working in publishing or literary agenting, higher education (creative writing/literature), arts administration or journalism. You’ll be a creative thinker with commercial nous; a sensitive and highly literate communicator with excellent administrative skills, a passion for books and literature and an interest in the creative arts more generally. You’ll have a strong commitment to customer care and the customer experience. You’ll be adept in Excel and Powerpoint.

Desirable experience:

  • Experience of line-managing staff
  • Editorial experience and/or experience of writing professionally
  • Budgeting and running P&Ls

You’ll be based at our central London offices in Haymarket as part of a team of five permanent staff (plus freelancers) and will be working with Curtis Brown Creative’s tutors (all published authors), students, the Curtis Brown and C&W book agents and some of their clients, and – via social media and online – the wider world of writers.

This is a full-time role – or potentially four days per week (subject to discussion). Salary will depend on the level of experience.

Original Talent embraces diversity and seeks to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and to develop a business culture that reflects that belief.  We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief.

To download the full job description and benefits package here: CBC Senior Manager

For further information, please email a CV and salary expectations

jobs@curtisbrown.co.uk and please ensure that you put Senior Manager – Courses and Operations, Curtis Brown Creative Ltd in the subject line of your email.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 19th May 2019 (midnight at end of Sunday)

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