Slanted Publishers Studio

We’re hiring: Employee (m/f/d) with focus on distribution

Author: Julia Kahl

To support our team, we are looking for a distribution employee (m/f/d) with very good German and English skills to start as soon as possible.

With you, we want to make our publications accessible to an even larger audience and develop contemporary strategies for implementing our corporate goals. This includes in particular the maintenance of the online store, expansion of the existing distribution network and the development of subscriptions. 

We are a small team and offer you a varied, extremely challenging job and insights into all areas of work of an independent publishing and media company with flat hierarchies. Personal responsibility is important to us in the following areas of activity: 

  • Cooperation with our shipping department as well as all other retail customers
  • Support of the online store as well as external vendors
  • Coordination of fulfillment
  • Order processing, logistics and warehousing
  • Accounting 
  • Inventory management and data maintenance
  • Subscription management
  • Acquisition of new trade partners
  • Development and implementation of marketing concepts
  • Preparation and support of congresses and book tables
  • Support in the editorial office

At best, you should already have some practical experience in sales and/or publishing, show above-average motivation, flexibility, passion, stress stability and a high willingness to perform, be self-confident, communicative, able to work in a team and interested in design, and demonstrate organizational skills and creativity. Furthermore, you should enjoy international communication. You show verve in dealing with the publishing team, customers and business partners. 

We require a university degree or a completed apprenticeship in the field of publishing, business or media as well as good IT skills (Mac; Office). As an internationally active company, you will also be able to express yourself confidently in German and English, both orally and in writing.

Start: as soon as possible
Duration: permanent
Working hours: full-time (40 h / week)
Location: Karlsruhe, GER

Please send your complete application documents (meaningful cover letter/justification, curriculum vitae, certificates, etc.) immediately by email to Ms. Julia Kahl, [email protected]. We will review them as soon as possible and get back to you.

We are looking forward to your application!

Slanted Publishers is an independent publishing and media house founded in 2014 by Lars Harmsen and Julia Kahl and operating internationally. We publish the award-winning print magazine Slanted, which focuses on international design and culture twice a year. Our publishing program focuses on contemporary design and culture, particularly graphic design, typography, illustration and photography, working closely with editors and authors to produce outstanding publications with meaningful content and high quality.
These publications can be found internationally in retail stores, museum shops and at airports and train stations, as well as in the company’s own online store, which also serves as a marketplace for other exceptional products from design talents and producers around the world.
On the online platform with over 100,000 users monthly as well as the social media, news and events from the international design scene have been published daily for 17 years and inspiring portfolios from all over the world are presented to a constantly growing readership. Due to its specific focus and wide reach, Slanted is today one of the most influential design platforms worldwide.
Slanted Publishers has developed internationally into a multi-award-winning brand in the field of design. The publications are lively and inspiring—the philosophy of our publishing house cosmopolitan, tolerant and curious.
Slanted Publishers Studio