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14 November 2023

Careers in Publishing with

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When: Tuesday 14 November, 4 to 5pm

Where: Online

Who for: Secondary schools, students, early career professionals, and any adults considering a career in publishing

Registration: Register in advance here.


Event details

Publishing Scotland is delighted to partner with, the leading UK careers service for the book industry, for a free online Scottish Careers Week event exploring job opportunities in book publishing.

Whether you’re contemplating a career in publishing or are an early-career professional looking to advance, this session will offer valuable insights and inspiration.

Join Suzanne Collier, award-winning careers advisor and the founder of, in conversation with three brilliant industry professionals specialising in academic, trade, and children’s publishing: Isobel Birks (Senior Assistant Editor, Edinburgh University Press), Olivia-Savannah Roach (Campaigns Assistant, Canongate Books), and Richard Wainman (Senior Designer, Floris Books).

About Publishing Scotland: Publishing Scotland is the network, trade, and development body for the book publishing sector in Scotland. We represent a wide range of publishers and suppliers and act as the voice and network for publishing, to develop and promote the work of companies, organisations, and individuals in the industry.

About was founded by Suzanne Collier in 1999 with a mission to support the careers of people who were already working with books and make entry into the industry accessible for all. Many years on and bookcareers has gained a reputation as being THE careers service for the book industry and helped thousands of people attain their dream careers.

Scottish Careers Week

Scottish Careers Week is back for its third year from  13 to 17 November 2023 — and you can get involved!

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