Autumn 2016 catalogue

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Autumn Catalogue 2016

Autumn 2018 Childrens catalogue

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Autumn 2016 Children's Catalogue

Current Vacancies

Foreign Rights Assistant

We are seeking a lively, hard-working and internationally minded person to join our busy Foreign Rights department.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the accurate fulfilment of foreign language co-editions and licence agreements and will provide full administrative back-up to our Sales Executives. Essential attributes include:
• Some publishing experience and a good knowledge of book production processes
• An interest in Thames & Hudson’s wide-ranging list
• Energy, enthusiasm and attention to detail
• Excellent organizational and communication skills
• An interest in foreign cultures and people
The ability to speak a foreign language would also be a distinct advantage. Please state your language skills, including an indication of proficiency, in your covering letter.

This position offers a varied and in-depth experience of international publishing within a friendly team at one of the world’s foremost illustrated book publishers.
To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter to
Amy Carsen:

Editorial Assistant

A rare opportunity has arisen for a bright and enthusiastic Arts graduate, to join Thames & Hudson to work on our prestigious Art list within the busy editorial department.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrable interest in visual arts and culture. You will have accurate touch typing skills (40wpm) and an excellent understanding of English grammar.

You will be highly organized, methodical and hardworking, and have strong computer skills, preferably with a knowledge of Macs and Adobe InDesign. Some previous experience of illustrated book publishing is advantageous, and equally important is your willingness to work accurately under pressure, whilst showing initiative across a broad range of tasks.

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter (which should include your current salary) to:
Amy Carsen, Head of HR:


Thames & Hudson is the leading global publisher of illustrated books on all aspects of human creativity and civilization. We are seeking an experienced receptionist who is available at the end of August 2016, to work in our highly creative head office close to Covent Garden.

This position is responsible for all front of house duties including meeting and greeting visitors, operating the switchboard, and ad hoc administrative duties. As the first point of contact, the receptionist must be suitably attired, attentive and welcoming at all times.

The ideal candidate will have an excellent telephone manner with first class communication and interpersonal skills, and the proven ability to deal with people at all levels. Excellent typing skills, knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook is a great advantage.

Additionally, we are looking for someone who is responsible, with the ability to work without supervision and to take the initiative. Punctuality and reliability are essential for this 9am – 6pm role.

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter to

Work experience in Thames & Hudson’s Picture Research Department

We have a temporary work experience placement to assist our Picture Research department over the coming months.

Office hours are 9.15am - 5.30pm and while full time help would be preferred, alternative work patterns will be considered.

An interest in Picture Research and an understanding of either Art History or Ancient History would be an advantage, but most important is a keen eye for detail and a willingness to perform a variety of routine tasks thoroughly. The work will include filing photos, entering and checking data in Excel spreadsheets and organizing photos and high res files.

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter to
Amy Carsen: