Thames & Hudson Spring 2014
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Current Vacancies


Commissioning Editor: Art

During the last 65 years Thames & Hudson has established itself as one of the world's leading independent publishers of books on all aspects of visual culture and human civilization. Our list of titles on art and its history has long been central to our publishing programme and international reputation.
We are seeking an exceptional individual to take responsibility for the strategic development and commissioning of our art list. The successful candidate will have the vision and ambition to develop a high-quality commercial programme and the contacts and abilities to bring it to fruition. Regardless of your current role – in publishing, teaching or the art world – you will have demonstrable experience of communicating an understanding and appreciation of art to a broad audience.

To apply (in complete confidence), please send your CV and a covering letter, stating your current salary, to
    Amy Carsen
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    181A High Holborn
    London WC1V 7QX
E: a.carsen@thameshudson.co.uk



Temporary part-time paid internship (Architecture and Design)

A rare opportunity has arisen for a bright and enthusiastic graduate to join Thames & Hudson to work with the commissioning editor at Thames & Hudson who is responsible for our prestigious Architecture and Design list (including titles on fashion). The successful candidate will have a good Humanities degree (2:1 or above), an excellent eye for detail and a thorough grasp of English spelling and grammar. You will also be highly organized, methodical and hard-working, and have strong computer skills, with a good working knowledge of Macs and preferably of Adobe InDesign.
    No previous experience of illustrated book publishing is required, but you must be able to work accurately under pressure, and to show initiative across a broad range of tasks. A demonstrable interest in architecture and/or design and a keen interest in developing a career in publishing would be advantageous.

The appointment is initially for a period of 15 weeks (ideally starting in early May), working for 2 days per week.

To apply, please send your CV and a brief covering letter to:
    Alice Craddock
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    181A High Holborn
    London WC1V 7QX
E: recruitment@thameshudson.co.uk

Deadline for applications: Monday 28 April 2014