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Editorial Project Manager

Bradt Guides is looking for a Project Manager to join its editorial team. The role will involve managing approximately 12 titles a year from point of contract to delivery of material to the printer, including overseeing freelancers and outsourced books, as well as taking a role in the production of e-books and creating content for output to the website and social media channels. Very strong editorial and writing skills are essential (and will be tested as part of the application process); you should also demonstrate the ability to juggle tasks, meet deadlines and stay calm under pressure. You will have worked in publishing (ideally travel guides) for at least 3 years, have experience of project management and managing budgets, and be very computer literate. Familiarity with digital publishing, InDesign and content management systems an advantage, but not essential. 

Based in Chesham, but hybrid working possible 

4 or 5 days a week

Salary: £29,000–£30,000 (or pro-rata), depending on experience

Please email your CV with covering letter (stating current salary) to Susannah Lord at

Deadline 28 February 2023

Freelance writers and updaters

Pakistan, Algeria and Sudan

Bradt Guides is looking for freelance writers and updaters for our upcoming guides to Pakistan, Algeria and Sudan.

Please email the following documents to in order to be considered:

  • Two pieces of published writing
  • A covering letter (explaining your guidebook experience and country expertise)
  • CV

Freelance editors and proofreaders

Do you have a love for spelling and grammar and a meticulous eye for detail?

We’re looking for experienced freelance editors and proofreaders to help with a number of projects over the next 12 months and beyond.

If you’re interested in joining our network, please send your CV and covering letter to