Production and Design Assistant

RIBA 1834
Salary: £25,000-27,000 range per annum
06 Dec 2018
13 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The RIBA produces high-quality practical, technical, and professional guidance for architects, students and construction professionals.

We are looking for a creative, motivated and organised Production and Design Assistant to join the RIBA Publishing team within the RIBA. You will be assisting on the design of new book typescripts and managing the production of them from handover of manuscript through to publication, whilst ensuring production budgets, deadlines and quality standards are met.

You will be an important part of the Production team and will work closely with the wider commissioning team while managing relationships with freelance designers, typesetters, copy editors, proofreaders, indexers and printers.

With a creative streak and lots of ideas, you should have a passion for books their design and production. You will lead on the design of covers and interior page templates for selected titles.

You will have a minimum of two years’ experience in production on highly-illustrated books.
An interest of architecture would be advantageous.

To apply for this position please send your CV and cover letter to Please do not apply through the link on this page.

If you would like to apply for the position, please send a CV, covering letter, a completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form and Applicants statement to

Please read job description: Production and Design Assistant 
Closing date: 13/01/2019
Interview date: 17/01/2019

The RIBA is a progressive employer, committed to developing a diverse workforce.  We encourage applications from all sections of society and welcome requests for flexible working across our organisation.

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