Graduate Production Information Controller

Ref: GPI190417
Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: Competitive plus benefits package


We are currently recruiting for a junior Product Information Controller for a major leading academic publishing company in the Oxford area.   This role works as part of the Product Information Team with Production and reports to the Head of Product Information.

The Graduate Product Information Controller will ensure that key metadata for their 100,000 plus product range is up to date and is of the highest standard; available and feeds across their global partners.

This is an interesting role for a candidate who enjoys questioning information, problem solving and working with data.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting in the mass creation of new products coming from innovative product developments and acquisitions
  • Become a core member of the data governance operation, ensuring compliance with agreed data standards
  • Work across the organisation to help develop product metadata quality
  • Become a metadata expert, supporting the distribution of product data and XML across global systems
  • Take responsibility for feeding title metadata to global customers in a timely manner
  • Provide management information to ensure key processes perform to expected levels


This is an interesting role for someone who enjoys working with processes and data; someone who is driven and is keen to learn about the publishing industry.  The successful person will be of graduate calibre and will have an interest in working within a data process driven environment.  Some knowledge and ability with IT systems including MS Offices packages (Word Excel, PowerPoint), databases.  We would also like to hear from recent graduates who can demonstrate an aptitude for analyses and dealing with metadata, and would like a career within academic publishing.

For further details please forward a CV and a short covering letter outlining your interest and salary expectations.


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