Current vacancies

Subscriptions Executive/Team PA

Current Publishing is a small, friendly publishing house based by the Thames in Chiswick. Our heritage titles include two archaeology magazines, and one military history magazine. We are looking for a team player to work on our reception/subscriptions desk as well as provide general support to the rest of the office.

You will be:

  • Upbeat, patient, efficient, and highly literate with an eye for detail
  • Pleasant and courteous on the phone, easily resolving any customer queries and providing a professional first port of call for our business
  • Able to prioritise a number of different activities whilst taking calls and deliveries throughout the day; responding to emails, processing orders using our in-house subscriptions software, receiving and sending out post, banking cheques, maintaining stationery supplies and managing magazine stock levels in the office
  • Technologically enthusiastic, able to master new systems and processes quickly, methodical in your approach to troubleshooting, and confident with Office software and Google Drive
  • Happy to lift boxes of magazines and generally ensure the office is at its best
  • Ready to provide extra assistance as and when needed, including helping out with our annual archaeology conference

Previous customer service roles and experience of working in an office is desirable.

If this sounds like a good fit, please email your CV and a cover letter (PDFs please) to erin.symonds@currentpublishing.com by 25th April. Interviews will take place in Chiswick on 29th/30th April.




Deputy Editor (maternity cover)

Current Archaeology magazine is looking for a full-time Deputy Editor (maternity cover) to join its editorial team for a fixed term (7-9 months tbc) from August/September 2019. The successful candidate will be a hard-working and talented writer and researcher. A keen interest in archaeology and a sound understanding of the subject is essential.

You will need to be a strong all-rounder who can work to deadlines, write lively copy and commission and edit features for this 64-page monthly magazine.

This is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable knowledge and experience at the UK’s best-selling archaeology magazine. Current Archaeology is an authoritative, informative and engaging title, one of three magazines published by Current Publishing Ltd, a well-established family-run business with lots of vision for the future and a friendly team atmosphere.

Please email your CV and covering letter to Maria Earle, maria@currentpublishing.com.

We will only be able to contact successful candidates. Thank you.