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Sales Support

  • Application Deadline: June 6, 2022
  • Sywell
  • Application Deadline: June 6, 2022
  • Sywell

Job title: Sales Support
Reports to: Commercial Director – North America
Location: Sywell, with up to 2 days working from home
Imprint: Igloo Books
Benefits: 36 days leave (incl. bank hols), free parking, flexible schedule
Hours: 37.5 hours/week, Monday to Friday with 1 hour lunch

Igloo Books, the mass market division of Bonnier Books UK, specialising in children’s books publishing is looking for a sales support to join its team based in its countryside offices in Sywell.

The successful candidate will work within the UK-based North American team, supporting colleagues based in New York, across a wide range of roles.

This is a brand-new opportunity to work in a varied position within a friendly and supportive working environment.

Work with great people

Alex Alexandrou
Head of Commissioning - Children's
"When I joined Igloobooks, I saw it as an exciting opportunity that would offer a completely different experience to any other design environment — I still like it after being here for over ten years!"
Sahina Bibi
Marketing Executive
"My team is vibrant and fun — brilliant minds brimming with wonderful ideas. Though we each manage our own projects, we're always bouncing ideas off one another and brainstorming fresh new initiatives."
Shane Hegarty
Head of Operations
"From my earliest days in the company I have been encouraged and enabled to have an appreciable input into how, when and what gets done — which is a rare thing to obtain, or sustain, in any company."
Nick Stearn
Art Director
"My first impressions when I joined Bonnier Books UK were: "'Wow, this company is so different." It acts in a different way, it has energy, it's exciting."

Skills & Requirements

Key responsibilities

  • Assisting with customer meeting preparation
  • Creating sales material when required
  • Organising samples for customers and sales team
  • Supporting with reprint requests
  • Supporting with quoting new product developments
  • Assisting with licensed portals in pub planning titles
  • Liaising with internal departments

As sales support, you will have:

  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal departments and customers
  • Passion for providing excellent service and building relationships
  • Ability to work within a team and autonomously
  • Positive can-do attitude
  • High attention to detail

Qualifications and Experience

  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills
  • Excellent mathematical and numerical skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Previous experience with business-to-business communication would be an advantage but is not essential

Due to the rural location, own transport would be required.

Great Place to Work

  • Competitive Salary

  • Working with a team of passionate, talented people

  • Internal learning and development programmes

  • Career Development opportunities

  • Fun social events

About the company

Bonnier Books is home to 13 adult and children’s imprints, publishing across a wide variety of genres, for different ages. From crime to reading group fiction; memoir to self-help; activity to reference – we believe every book matters.

Bonnier Books UK is owned by Bonnier Books, a family-owned company headquartered in Sweden. Bonnier Books is a top-15 world publisher.

Hayley Hale | Contact Person

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