Are you confident and well-organised? Do you have a passion for comics? Then Titan Publishing Group may have the role for you…
Following the departure of Chris Teather earlier this year, London-based Titan Publishing Group, the UK’s leading publisher of licensed TV, movie and gaming publishing, is currently recruiting for a Publishing Manager to join their Comics, Graphic Novels & Magazines department.
The main purpose of the role will be to manage all areas Titan Comics and Magazines, including editorial, marketing, sales (news stand, book, comic store and digital), advertising, subs and right sales, design and all the staff within these departments.
The job description notes “It is highly desirable for the candidate to have a comics background, however an individual with a strong publishing background with a keen interest in comics will also be encouraged to apply.
“The ideal candidate will be comfortable managing a large team and must have excellent written and verbal communication skills along with strong IT skills, including InDesign, Word and Excel. You must be well-organised and able to set clear priorities whilst working in a pressurised environment.”
• To apply, please send a CV with a covering to firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing Date: 31 October 2019
The founder of downthetubes, which he established in 1998. John works as a comics and magazine editor, writer, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. He is currently editor of Star Trek Explorer, published by Titan – his third tour of duty on the title originally titled Star Trek Magazine.
Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Babylon 5 Magazine, and more. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War” and “Dan Dare”.
He’s the writer of “Pilgrim: Secrets and Lies” for B7 Comics; “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood.